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  • SafeTec Platforms 5-Step S-Deck Pro

    SafeTec Platforms makes lightweight aluminum work platforms with integral ladders in a unique scissor-leg design.

  • Skyline Northwest Sight Shield Goggles

    If you need to protect your eyes from flying debris but find that most goggles limit your view, check out Sight Shield goggles.

  • Ansell Healthcare VibraGuard Gloves

    Exposure to high levels of vibration can lead to serious injuries.

  • Tru-Pro Products Aluminum Drywall Stilts

    Ever notice that a drywall guy stomping around on stilts looks a lot like Herman Munster?

  • New Rules for Lead-Safe Remodeling

    If you plan to work on pre-1978 houses, you’ll need certification by April 2010.

  • DeWalt DWD460 Stud and Joist Drill

    Every plumber has a tale about being beat up by his right-angle drill, so any model that improves user safety is worth a look.

  • Window Seats and Safety Glass

    While trimming out a room during a remodeling job, the homeowner asked me to build a window seat. Does the window above the seat now have to be fitted with tempered safety glass?

  • Cooper Arrow Hart RhinoBoxes

    A centralized temporary supply box for power on a new construction site saves wiring time and improves worker safety.

  • Putting Safety First

    TAOS, N.M.—When it comes to the $7.9 million El Cerrito Apartment Homes complex completed in 2007, developer Stephen Crozier of Tierra Realty Trust has been lauded for building an affordable community in a sleek pueblo style reminiscent of mid-century modern design.

  • JLC Extra: Cutting Fiber Cement - Sources of Supply and Information

    This list contains links to various related sources: manufacturers mentioned in the story; makers of circular blades; other articles about safe cutting practices; and MSDS sheets for fiber cement.