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Construction Safety: What’s In Your Lunchbox?

Working in the construction industry can pose safety risks. That’s why hard hats are now part of every-day life. But working at height or with potentially dangerous machinery are obvious dangers. 302 more words

Heat Stress- It's Here!

Three weeks ago here in Iowa, we had the furnaces running.  Now, the AC is kicking out cold air with a vengeance.  This time of year is especially hard for construction workers because they are not acclimated to the instant intense heat and humidity.  418 more words


OSHA’s Latest Safety Fact Sheet Review

OSHA’s new fact sheet, Safety Walk-Arounds for Managers, serves as a guide for conducting inspections that can help you assess the effectiveness of your current safety and health programs.  676 more words

I'm back! Preventing Falls In Construction

It has been a while since I last posted on WordPress but thought I would begin to ramp things up again.  The month of May is extremely important in the construction industry.  515 more words


Behind the Scenes of Brauner Safety Trainings

As most roofing professionals are already aware, safety should be a top priority on the jobsite.  Safety requirements and policies change and expand over time to adjust to new regulations and necessary guidelines, and in order for crews to remain compliant (and safe), safety training should be an integral part of your business operations. 288 more words

Journal Review: March RICS Journal - Fire Safety

Journal Review: RICS Building Surveying Journal March. Fire Safety.

After the Grenfell Tower disaster, the focus has rightly been on fire safety. The below video looks at a recent journal article in the March edition of the Building Surveying Journal. 68 more words


Health and Safety Quiz 1 - General Overview and Legislation

Hello everyone, below is a general health and safety quiz to test to put your knowledge to the test. Can you get them all right? If you enjoy this quiz please feel free to share this to your friends and colleagues. 1,164 more words