By Lital Shair Nada, market research associate, ARTBA Total U.S. general construction employment fell less than 1 percent in March, but the full impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the transportation sector is unclear. Detailed information for highway, street and bridge construction employment always lags one month behind the national jobs report. With some exceptions, work on highway ...
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By Brad Sant, senior vice president of safety & education, ARTBA The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) April 3 issued interim enforcement guidance in response to shortages of disposable N95 filtering facepiece respirators (N95 FFRs) due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This interim guidance allows for variances from the OSHA standards regarding use of such respirators after employers have ...