CCIA provides a variety of educational and development opportunities for construction professionals geared toward creating a healthier, safer, and smarter workplace. For questions about our safety education and programs, email John Butts.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has dedicated the week of May 3-7, 2021, as the eighth annual National Safety Stand-Down to prevent falls in construction. Resources to help you conduct a stand down or training session.
If you host a stand down, please complete this form and enter the number of employees trained, and submit. Thank you!
These are typically scheduled on the second Tuesday of each month at noon. View our safety calendar of events for upcoming meetings or call our office (860-529-6855). To register, please email John Wilhelm. No regular roundtable or committee meeting scheduled in July, August, or December.
Annually, CCIA hosts a safety conference featuring important and timely safety topics. Save the date: Sept. 14, 2021 for this year's conference. Registration will open closer to the event.
Course offerings include a CCIA OSHA 30 Hour Construction course, CPR, and more! Click here to get an overview of all courses.
These awards are presented at the CCIA Annual Membership Meeting, scheduled on Wed. Dec. 1, 2021.
Congratulations to the 2020 CCIA SAFETY RECOGNITION AWARD winners. Platinum Level Awards will be presented to 7 member-companies: Bartlett Brainard Eacott, Inc.; Dimeo Construction Corporation; Gilbane Building Co.; Manafort Brothers, Inc.; MD Drilling & Blasting, Inc.; The Middlesex Corporation; and Tilcon Connecticut, Inc. Safety Recognition Awards will be presented to the Platinum Level Award winners plus the following 24 member-companies that have maintained a proven construction safety and health program: A&J Construction; Arborio Corporation; The Associated Construction Co.; C.H. Nickerson & Co., Inc.; Charter Oak Utility Constructors, Inc.; Connecticut Water Company.; Downes Construction Co.; Electrical Contractors, Inc.; Epifano Builders, Inc.; Fay & Wright Excavating, Inc.; F+F Mechanical Enterprises, Inc.; Field Safety Corporation; Fusco Corporation; Galasso Materials, LLC; Garrity Asphalt Reclaiming Inc.; Harry Grodsky & Co., Inc.; Hobbs Incorporated; John J. Brennan Construction Co., Inc.; McAllen Construction Inc.; O&G Industries, Inc.; Petra Construction Corp.; ROTHA Contracting Company, Inc.; Southington Metal Fabricating Co.; Standard Builders, Inc.
Each year, members participate in safety stand downs to educate and promote a safe workplace.
OSHA HAS SCHEDULED the eighth annual National Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction for May 3-7, 2021 OSHA encourages construction employers and other stakeholders to join the event to promote awareness and training to address one of the industry’s most serious dangers. Check out OSHA’s Fall Prevention Stand-Down webpage for compliance resources.
In 2019, we organized an Opioid Stand Down to call attention to the opioid crisis. For more information, visit: