Framing News

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“The goal of this year’s summit was to help framers ‘Raise the Bar’ for their companies in the year ahead,” said NFC President Scott Stevens of ModuTech in Baltimore, Maryland.

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This step-by-step instructional video provides quick tips on how to flash window jambs to help avoid window leaks using ZIP System products.

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For most new-construction projects, installation of the hardwood floor falls to a flooring specialist.

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A recent OSHA QuickTakes Did You Know? email highlights that “the most common type of emergency for small businesses is fire.”

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Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, donated $10,000 to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund to assist relief efforts in the Bahamas and southeastern United States after Hurricane Dorian struck earlier this month.

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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) on Sept. 25 issued a final rule approving two additional quantitative fit testing protocols for inclusion in its Respiratory Protection Standard.

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An Ohio county court has sentenced Jim Coon – a roofing contractor based in Akron, Ohio – to prison after he pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the death of a 39-year-old employee who fell from a three-story roof while working without required fall protection in November 2017.

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In December 2018 ANSI released new standards for aerial lifts, now referred to as Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs).

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Although construction is traditionally considered a male-dominated industry, it is becoming more diverse with more women joining the workforce.