Safety & Law

Safety & Law

Indemnification Clauses: Is Yours Enforceable

Heavy equipment rental companies always require those renting their equipment to sign an agreement, and one of the terms in that agreement is very likely to be an indemnification provision. However, enforceability of such a clause will depend on the actual language used to shift the respective parties’ liability burden. […]

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How to Prepare for OSHA Inspections

View complete article here. The Proactive Approach Hazardous conditions are a constant when conducting pile, caisson, excavation or marine construction operations. Because of this, OSHA and state plan agencies maintain a continual focus on contractors that perform these jobs, often enforcing health and safety compliance via onsite inspections. For contractors […]

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Accident Management Tips For Contractors

Click here to read the complete article. by Kevin Cunningham (HIIG) When considering the complexities involved with pile driving operations on any given jobsite, having certain pre-determined quality controls in place for effective accident management prior to beginning your projects can prove to be one of the most important elements needed […]