Tag: employees

Missouri producer develops unique safety program

July 24, 2018By

The Capital Materials program incentivizes employees to work safely for themselves and those working around them.

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Kentucky workshop preps teachers about the aggregate industry

September 18, 2017By

The Kentucky Crushed Stone Association collaborated with its state department of education to redesign a workshop for teachers that will ultimately educate students about the aggregate industry.

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Hiring military veterans in the aggregate industry

August 9, 2017By

Bringing former military service members into an aggregate operation is a real opportunity, but employers should approach the group thoughtfully.

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P&Q Roundtable 2017: Concerns about the state of the aggregate industry

February 13, 2017By

Pit & Quarry Roundtable attendees share their biggest concerns regarding the state of the aggregate industry.

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The workforce of the future

June 8, 2016By

The industry’s success will remain dependent on employees who are capable of doing hands-on work.

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DOL putting new overtime rule in place

May 19, 2016By

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), in conjunction with President Barack Obama and Secretary Thomas Perez, released a […]

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MSHA, OSHA 2017 budgets outlined

February 9, 2016By

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez released the president’s 2017 budget for the Department of Labor, which supports […]

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Worker magnets

October 5, 2015By

How can any aggregates mining operation hope to compete for the dwindling number of workers available in today’s […]

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