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Stand-Down to Save Lives

Stand-Down to Save Lives

Support 2018 National Safety Stand-Down May 7-11 After adding more than 30,000 jobs in January alone, the construction industry shows no signs of slowing down. With more workers comes more responsibility for safety.  Falls from heights are still the leading cause of death in the private construction industry and lack of proper fall protection is … Continue reading

Job Site Safety is Job One

Job Site Safety is Job One

OSHA’s Safe+Sound Campaign Safety on the job site is everyone responsibility.  NARI’s Code of Ethics require member companies to ensure a safe workplace for their employees.  Safety and health programs focus on management leadership, worker participation, and a systematic approach to finding and fixing hazards to keep workers safe and save a little green. Take … Continue reading

Stop, Drop & Roll: Fire Safety Must-Haves for Remodelers

By Julia Buerger, Electrical Merchant, The Home Depot A fire ranks among a homeowner’s worst fears. Presenting protective measures at the start of remodeling planning can build confidence with customers and demonstrate your interest in their needs and safety. With October’s Fire Prevention Month observance underway, there is no better time to catch up on … Continue reading