UTICA, N.Y. (WUTR/WFXV/WPNY) – This week is industrial safety week. Nationwide, and here in Utica, contractors are emphasizing the importance of practicing caution while on the job. On May 5th, the Charles A. Gaetano Construction corporation held a lunch and training course to raise awareness, and give employees a refresher on the details they learned when receiving their occupational safety and health administration certification. 

“Construction is a risky business all our and OSHA 30 trained. We want every employee to go home to their family safe every evening,” said William Gaetano, Vice President of Charles A. Gaetano.

Discussed were safety when it comes to ladders, electrical cords and making sure that scaffolds are positioned correctly.