The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention examined the frequency of suicides across different occupational groups and found that construction had the second highest rate, with 53.3 suicides per 100,000 workers.
According to a new CareerCast report, some of the most vital careers to upholding and maintaining the very fabric of American society are also among the most dangerous.
Over the course of the last 18 months, FastenMaster worked with NFC member Scott Stevens and his staff at ModuTech to field test and provide feedback on FrameFAST, a product designed facilitate the connection of top plates to roof trusses from the ground.
On August 1 and 2, NFC Platinum Sponsor DuPont Tyvek hosted several NFC Framer Members at the Richmond, Virginia facility.
This article reviews nearly $5 million in fines and two lawsuits the U.S. Department of Labor is pursuing against eight construction and logistics employers who violated the new employment rules in place.
Simpson Strong-Tie now offers a new re-engineered subfloor screw that increases installation speed and reduces driving force.