Entries for September 2019
Concrete contractors with exemplary safety records for 2018 were recognized by the Safety & Risk Management Council (SRMC) of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, Mo., at the association’s Annual Conference in Chicago, IL on September 19.
The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) Education, Research and Development Foundation has awarded three scholarships to students in the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program. Joshua Brinegar, Columbia, TN, attends Middle Tennessee State University, Murpheesboro, TN, and Elias Magana, Jr., Oxnard, CA and Tanner Olsen, Cotati, CA, attend California State University, Chico, CA. Each...
Bruce Suprenant, Technical Director, The Voice Newsletter September 2019
Some time ago, an architect from Washington D.C. called to ask about polished concrete. Rather than answer his questions directly, we referred him to a CPC member. That CPC member developed a relationship with the architect and ended up doing some work for him. Recently, ASCC received requests from the facilities managemen...
Posted on September 01, 2019 in: Safety
Annual Conference Safety Highlights
Seth Randall, Clark Concrete 9-2019
Protecting the human head from trauma cuts across industry and profession. It is a topic among parents and children learning to ride a bike, as well as among professional football players. In 2017, 971 fatal injuries occurred in the construction industry, with a rate that triples the overall US workplace...