Safety & Health Council AGC Safety & Health Council activities include educational opportunities on best safety practices, construction safety information, peer-to-peer networking, safety awards programs, and reviewing and recommending safety-related regulatory and legislative direction for the Oregon-Columbia Chapter. Meetings are held every other month in the Portland Metro area. Any employee from any AGC member is invited to attend and participate. Safety & Health Council Charter Council Leadership Chair: Michelle Brunetto, Walsh Construction Company Vice Chair: Rick McMurry, P&C Construction Staff Liaison: Kevin Wheatcroft, 503-894-1110 2018 Council Calendar Meetings are held at the AGC Center from 9:30–11:30 am, unless noted otherwise. February 23, AGC/NWUCA Safety & Health Forum, NW College of Construction April 19: TBA June 28: TBA August 16: TBA October 18: TBA December 6 TBA AGC/NWUCA Safety & Health Forum Best Practices Save the date for the next AGC/NWUCA Safety Forum! February 23, 2018 More information coming soon! 2017 Best Safety Practice Topics: Drug Testing: New Rules Silica Management: Getting Ready for 2018 Patient Centered Care of Oregon’s Injured Workers Emergency Preparedness Managing Injury Claims and Return-to work OSHA Rules Update, What You Should Know View best practices Rogue Valley Safety & Health Committee The Rogue Valley Safety & Health Committee is currently undergoing redesign and development. Representatives or safety contacts from general contractors, subcontractors, and associates of all sizes are welcome and encouraged to participate. If you are interested in participating in this committee and future meetings, contact John Jean, AGC safety management consultant, or call 541-613-6859. Southern Oregon Construction Safety Forum Newsletters 2016 Summer (First Edition) 2016 Summer (Second Edition) 2016 Summer 2016 Fall/Winter 2017 Spring 2017 Summer 2017 Summer/Fall 2017 Winter AGC of America Fall Prevention in Construction Safety Training - March 14-15, 2018 Safety Training for Fall Prevention in Construction – March 14 and 15 Safety experts from AGC of America will be at our local offices to present two one-day training sessions on Fall Prevention in Construction. This event is free for all attendees. Space is limited, so please register! See AGCA Fall Protection Training Flyer for full details and a registration form. Or register online: March 14 session or March 15 session Related Resources Safety Training AGC offers safety training and certification programs designed to help contractors improve safety, reduce accidents, and meet OSHA requirements. See event calendar for upcoming classes » Safety Management Services AGC employs a team of nine safety professionals across the state that provides a wealth of expertise in safety and health related services unequaled in the construction industry. Put us to work for you! » SafetyPLUS AGC’s SafetyPLUS web-based risk management platform provides AGC members the essential tools needed to build, manage, and document a proactive and focused safety program. Log in today to get started » Need more information? Contact Kevin Wheatcroft for more information.