Monthly Archives: January 2013

Proper use of hand signals on a construction jobsite can help keep workers and the site safe and prevent accidents.

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Small Is Smart | Articles | Grading and Excavation Contractor

Small Is Smart For a growing number of grading and excavation contractors, skid-steer loaders aren’t an option, they’re a necessity. Here’s a look at how these amazing machines can pay off, as well as some tips for buying the one

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Home Builders, Utilities Hail Reconsideration of EPA Stormwater Discharge Rule

Home Builders, Utilities Hail Reconsideration of EPA Stormwater Discharge Rule Source: National Association of Home Builders Created: January 10, 2013 US EPA to withdraw numeric limit on stormwater runoff from construction sites and pursue additional improvements to controversial 2009 rule

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Stormwater Management Requirements | AGC – The Associated General Contractors of America

New EPA Rules Will Require Contractors to Spend Another Billion Dollars Each Year Just to Protect the Earth from Dirt Costs Conceded to be Double Benefits Background: Early in 2011, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed a series of

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JCB Excavators to Help Unearth Historic Spitfire Warplanes

JCB Machines to Help Unearth History by Becky Schultz Created: January 15, 2013 An effort is being launched to uncover historic Spitfire warplanes buried in Burma. via JCB Excavators to Help Unearth Historic Spitfire Warplanes.

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Carbon Monoxide in Contruction Video

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Safety Video of the Month

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Web Articles

    12 Steps to Backing Equipment Safely     by John J. Meola, CSP, ARM Created: April 12, 2012 How to control the real and present danger of backing vehicles on busy job sites Essential Elements of Safety Leadership

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Membership Application

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Welcome to Wega

Welcome to Wega. Contact Steve Reimer for more information about the Wisconsin Excavating and Grading Association.

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