These recommended practices in this handbook provide responsible employers, workers, and worker representatives with a sound, flexible framework for addressing safety and health issues on diverse construction job sites. The emphasis of these practices is to provide a proactive approach to managing occupational safety and health.
Professionals delivering risk management and insurance services to the construction industry understand, based on their experience, that the types of insurance policies and limits purchased vary by the specialty of a given contractor. Developing actual data to prove those anecdotes and experiences has historically
General liability insurance is designed to cover bodily injury or property damage arising from a contractor’s negligence, not financial damages caused by negligent professional advice. Claims from owners for monetary damages arising from professional advice from contractors have become common, and contractors