Safety Certification Program Nears Third Anniversary

Safety Certification Program Nears Third Anniversary

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA Business experts says it can take three to four years for a start up to establish itself in the marketplace and become profitable. Building a world-class certification program can take a few years longer. The Safety...
Get Ready to Recertify Your Safety Certification Credential

Get Ready to Recertify Your Safety Certification Credential

By Katie Chimelewski, director of safety & certification, ARTBA Transportation construction professionals start thinking about safety long before they enter the work zone. Likewise, Safety Certification for Transportation Project Professionals™ (SCTPP)...
ARTBA’s Online Learning Center Promotes Safety

ARTBA’s Online Learning Center Promotes Safety

By Beth MacNeil Stinson, vice president for education operations, ARTBA The ARTBA Online Learning Center (OLC) offers engaging self-directed courses on a range of transportation construction topics. Our courses are developed by industry experts to help you train for...
Industry Leaders on Building a Safety Culture

Industry Leaders on Building a Safety Culture

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA Many transportation design and construction companies consistently perform with top safety ratings. Why? They devote many hours and resources to protecting their most important asset: their employees. In other words, the lead...
In Her Own Words: How One Incident Changed My Views on Safety

In Her Own Words: How One Incident Changed My Views on Safety

(Katie Chimelewski, above center, joined ARTBA in January 2019. These are excerpts from her April 12 speech at a Maryland Transportation Builders & Materials Association meeting. They appear in the May/June issue of ARTBA’s Transportation Builder magazine.)...
ARTBA’s Transportation Safety Industry Division Turns 40

ARTBA’s Transportation Safety Industry Division Turns 40

By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA  A landmark anniversary in the effort to improve traffic safety is being celebrated this year with the 40th anniversary of the creation of ARTBA’s “Traffic Safety Industry Division” (TSID). The anniversary was...