September 20, 2017

Safe Work Recognized

October 1, 2015

In April O&G’s Safety Department recognized the project team at CREC Academy of Aerospace and Engineering as having the safest jobsite performance in the Building Division in 2014. Project Manager George Graikoski and team, including […]

So, Where Are You With Near Misses

October 1, 2015

The National Safety Council defines a “near miss” as an unplanned event that did not result in an injury, illness or damage, but could have. Here’s the problem: near-miss incidents are too easy to dismiss […]

Stepping Up Safety

July 1, 2015

As construction proceeded on the roof of the Rocky Hill High School, crossing a masonry screen wall using a pair of ladders was becoming a frequent but precarious event. Project Superintendent Tom Goizueta quickly put […]

Quarry Master of Safety: Dan Walker

July 1, 2015

Dan Walker, supervisor of Quarry No. 5 in New Milford, is the first to insist it wasn’t just his doing. He’s referring to the three-year run at the quarry, ever since he was made lead […]

Safety Week

July 1, 2015

Strategic events involved all corners of the company, rewarding safe work performance and heightening safety awareness. Between May 3 and 9 construction firms across America took part in the second annual US Industry Safety Week, […]

Mike Ferry

April 1, 2015

Corporate Safety Director Mike joined the company in February 2015 as O&G’s Corporate Safety Director. Originally from Torrington, Mike joins us from the Greater Boston area where he led corporate safety initiatives for more than […]

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