“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.
This step-by-step instructional video provides quick tips on how to flash window jambs to help avoid window leaks using ZIP System products.
A recent OSHA QuickTakes Did You Know? email highlights that “the most common type of emergency for small businesses is fire.”
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.
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.
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.
In December 2018 ANSI released new standards for aerial lifts, now referred to as Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs).
Although construction is traditionally considered a male-dominated industry, it is becoming more diverse with more women joining the workforce.