Roof Jack Safety
Unless they are fitted with integral guardrails, roof jacks aren't a substitute...
Working Smart in the Age of the Coronavirus
OSHA's new COVID-19 website has useful information and resources for both...
OSHA Adopts Revised Enforcement Policies for Coronavirus
While recording a COVID-19 case does not mean an employer has violated any OSHA...
The Swing Saw
This scary vintage machine is not for use by the faint of heart.
A Peek inside a 1950s Prefab Housing Factory
Using a mix of familiar and not-so-familiar tools and machines, workers at this Indiana plant could prefab a house in 7 minutes.
December 2014 Letters
House on wrong lot; OSHA; I-joist roofs; home-performance contracting profitable where energy prices are high
According to OSHA, Brett Collins’ Life Was Worth $2,363
A miniscule fine was imposed for a safety violation that led to the death of a 20 year old man on a jobsite in Wyoming, so his family went to the legislature to make sure the next guy's life does not come as cheap.
Is OSHA the Next Angie's List?
OSHA puts workplace safety data online as 'nudge' to employers.