Contractors shouldn't underestimate the coming wave of respirable crystalline silica lawsuits, according to an Associate with the law firm Smith Currie. Contractors are required to take engineering steps to limit employee exposure, and if that doesn't do the job, then respirators are mandated for workers. This attorney describes ways bond producers can help their construction clients navigate the new regulatory environment. Read more.
NASBP Blog: When it comes to new silica rules, contractors should implement safety controls now
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