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: Rick McMurry, P & C Construction Company Vice Chair: Jake Main, McDonald Excavating Staff Liaison: Nick Naramore, 503-789-6992 Sponsorship Opportunities Click here to learn more about the new sponsorship opportunities. 2018–19 Council Calendar February 22: AGC/NWUCA Safety & Health Forum, 8 am–12 pm, Northwest College of Construction, Portland. View flyer. March 19: Networking Happy Hour with Speaker, 5 pm, Lucky Labrador Beer Hall, Portland. View flyer. April 11: Council Meeting, 7 am, AGC Center, Wilsonville: Crane Rules. View flyer. June 13: Council Meeting, 7 am, AGC Center, Wilsonville: Crisis Management. Register. View flyer. July 18: Networking Happy Hour with Speaker, 5 pm, Portland: The Buried Truth Uncovered. Register. View flyer. August 15: Council Meeting, 7 am, AGC Center, Wilsonville October 17: Council Meeting, 7 am, AGC Center, Wilsonville November 21: Networking Happy Hour with Speaker, 5 pm, Portland AGC/NWUCA Safety & Health Forum Best Practices 2019 Best Safety Practice Topics: Developing Safe Workforce Supervisors Return-To-Work: Employer & Employee Responsibilities New Crane Rule: What You Need to Know Effectively Managing OSHA Inspections View 2019 best practices 2018 Best Safety Practice Topics: Employer Liability: Subcontractor Management Silica Management 811 Call Before You Dig: Fleet Safety Reasonable Suspicion Drug Testing View 2018 best practices 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 Southern Oregon Safety & Health Council 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 2019 Winter 2018 Fall 2018 Summer 2018 Spring 2018 Winter 2017 Summer/Fall 2017 Summer 2017 Spring 2016 Fall/Winter 2016 Summer (Third Edition) 2016 Summer (Second Edition) 2016 Summer (First Edition) 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 Nick Naramore, council staff liaison, for more information.