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Safety Bulletins
Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Statewide Industry PPE Needs Survey and Updated Work Space Guidance »
The Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC), along with MITA, is attempting to gauge the needs of the heavy construction...
Friday, April 3, 2020
MITA Seeks Helpful Safety Tips From Active Job Sites During COVID-19 »
These are some unprecedented times in the safety world. MITA is hearing great things from the guys in the field regarding...
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Personal Protection Equipment Reminders and Guidance »
MITA has received an immense number of calls from member field employees. Most of them center on safety issues related to...
Thursday, March 26, 2020
MDOT Issues “COVID-19 Field Operations Guidance” »
On Wednesday, March 25th, MDOT issued COVID-19 Field Operations Guidance for the purpose of ensuring that all employees wo...
Friday, March 13, 2020
Safety Directors Group Meeting »
To: MITA Safety Directors Group From: Greg Brooks, Director of Safety & Compliance Date: March 13, 2020...
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
2020 National Work Zone Awareness Week Merchandise Now Available For Purchase! »
The 2020 National Work Zone Awareness Week is less than two months away, and merchandise is now available for purchase to...
Friday, February 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Attention MITA Safety Directors »
Do you need to schedule a job site inspection? Is your safety training up to date? Do you have a burning compliance qu...
Thursday, February 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Don't Forget to Post Your MIOSHA Recordkeeping Forms! »
MITA is reminding its members of the MIOSHA reporting requirement to post the MIOSHA Form 300A (Summary of Work-Related In...
Friday, January 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Consumers Energy to pay $545K in MISS DIG violations settlement »
The MPSC today approved a settlement agreement in which Consumers Energy Co. will pay $545,000 over violations of the MISS...
Monday, December 2, 2019
Friday, October 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 and 2020 Safety Training Scheduled »
MITA has scheduled several training dates for general safety training as well as OSHA 10 and OSHA 30. Click the links belo...
Wednesday, August 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Safety & Health Field Book »
MITA has created another tool for the toolbox. The new Safety & Health Field Book is a truck proof version of the MITA...
Monday, July 1, 2019
Michigan Work Zone Safety Task Force Perception Survey Results Now Available! »
In late 2018, industry leaders from Michigan construction companies, the Michigan Department of Transportation, and engine...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Safety Alert - 3M Exofit Harnesses »
3M Fall Protection has learned of the possibility of a manufacturing defect in a dorsal d-ring of ExoFit NEX™ harnesses ma...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MIOSHA Safety Equipment Grant Program »
Are you looking to improve and update your safety equipment? The MIOSHA Workplace Improvement to Safety and Health (MIWISH...
Friday, April 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Safety and Health Program Available »
Many of the regulations and standards that impact the heavy construction industry have been updated over the last few year...
Monday, April 22, 2019
Work Zone Safety Task Force Perception Survey - Deadline Extended! »
Don’t forget to take the Michigan Work Zone Safety Task Force Perception Survey. The deadline has been extended to Friday,...
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Sponsor National Work Zone Awareness Week Today! »
National Work Zone Awareness Week (NWZAW) is an annual spring campaign held at the start of the construction season to enc...
Friday, February 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Don't Forget to Post Your MIOSHA Recordkeeping Forms! »
MITA is reminding its members of the MIOSHA reporting requirement to post the MIOSHA Form 300A (Summary of Work-Related In...
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Work Zone Safety Task Force Launches Work Zone Wednesdays! »
As promised at the 2019 Annual Conference in January, MITA and MDOT’s joint effort, the Work Zone Safety Task Force, has h...
Friday, December 28, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MITA Safety Training, OSHA 10 & OSHA 30 - Registration Now Available »
MITA is hosting several training opportunities in the upcoming year that include general safety training as well as OSHA 1...
Tuesday, June 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Injury & Illness Reporting and Recording Requirements. Action Required »
Recent events and numerous calls, as well as an impending deadline have prompted MITA to reissue this important informatio...
Monday, January 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Safety Training Day - Grand Rapids »
Starting at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, MITA will be providing a comprehensive day of training with topic...
Monday, January 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Crystalline Silica Training Course »
On Thursday, February 8, 2018 MITA is hosting a one day seminar on the new crystalline silica standard in Lansing at the C...
Monday, January 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
OSHA 10 Training Now Available »
Mark your calendars for another MITA training opportunity. MITA will be providing members training to complete the requir...
Monday, January 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Don't Forget to Post Your MIOSHA Recordkeeping Forms! »
MITA is reminding it’s members of the MIOSHA reporting requirement to post the MIOSHA Form 300A (Summary of Work-Related I...
Thursday, December 14, 2017
New Injury & Illness Reporting Requirements »
On December 15, 2017, companies in Michigan will be required to begin reporting injury and illness information. The new re...
Friday, November 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
OSHA-30 Hour Training »
Mark your calendars for another MITA training opportunity. MITA will be providing members training to complete the needed...
Monday, November 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Crane Operator Certification Extension »
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published an Operator Certification Extension in the Federal Regi...
Monday, October 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
**NEW Job Site Poster Requirement as of October 1, 2017 »
As of October 1, 2017, the  FHWA has required the following be posted pertaining to the Uniformed Services Employme...
Friday, September 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Crystalline Silica Member Update »
In August, MDOT released a document on crystalline silica and it was circulated as a safety topic, which has raised numero...
Friday, September 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Genie Machines that Require Mandatory Action »
Please see the attached notices from Genie regarding their machines that require mandatory action: Product Notice (P...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Electronic Reporting »
What a difference a couple of weeks can make. During the MITA summer conference, we reported to the Board of Directors tha...
Thursday, April 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MITA Members Invited to Participate in National Safety Event »
With crews busy out in the field, the issue of jobsite safety is paramount.  Fatalities caused by falls continue to b...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Silica Enforcement Delayed for Construction »
On April 6, the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) announced a delay in the enforcement of the recentl...

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