The word essential has never trended more in our common vernacular. With the onslaught of changes around COVID-19, the term has sparked a lot of debate about what is “essential” and what is not.  For most places that have “shelter in place” orders, construction has been one of the few industries that have been considered [...]

By |2020-04-29T16:18:49-04:00April 29th, 2020|Commercial, Safety|0 Comments

AGCGA Recognizes Outstanding Superintendent Safety Performance

Cooper and Company is proud to announce our multiple recipients of the Ron Amerson Safety Award presented each year by the Associated General Contractors of Georgia. The AGC Georgia’s Ron Amerson Supervisors’ Safety Award program is designed to recognize member firms’ front-line supervisors who make a commitment in keeping their field associates safe and able [...]

By |2019-03-29T03:34:42-04:00March 29th, 2019|Annoucements, Safety|0 Comments

Silica — What is it and Why it is important on your Jobsite?

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) introduced new silica standards for the construction industry at the end of 2017.  For those in the industry, Silica has been a popular term for a while now.  Yet many people outside the industry may not have any idea what it is or why it’s important. What is [...]

By |2018-11-14T04:23:11-05:00May 1st, 2018|Helpful Hints, Safety|0 Comments