The Birmingham Section started 2015 with a political reception at the Murray Building Co. jobsite at the old Merita Bread Bakery. More than 150 members were in attendance with city and state officials. Everyone enjoyed a tour of the site as well as barbecue from Joe McNabb and Hendrix Chevrolet.

Host a Fall Protection Stand-Down - May 8-12 2017

Alabama AGC and CompTRUST AGC encourage your company to host a Safety Stand-Down at all jobsites and places of employment during the week of May 8-12, 2017.

Falls are among the leading causes of accidents and deaths in the construction industry.  Raise awareness within your company team by hosting a toolbox talk for all employees within your company.  You may find resources and videos under the Safety tab at the CompTRUST AGC website ( or by visiting the National Fall Safety web page created by OSHA (

To arrange for a fall protection training class at your office, please contact Tom Robinson of Alabama AGC at 205.451.1437.