Determination not yet binding; ITC decision due in January
OSHA's reduced limits for jobsite exposure to crystalline silica is expressed in micrograms per cubic meter. Here's some math to make those numbers more meaningful
Here's what you need to do to comply with OSHA's final rule on respirable crystalline silica
It’s time remodelers adopted these commonsense measures to protect workers and homeowners from jobsite dust
The maker of flesh-sensing blade brake technology on saws will continue its lawsuit accusing other saw makers of conspiring to boycott its innovation
The respiratory tract is protected by mechanisms that work to keep our airways and lungs relatively clean
Dust isn’t just a nuisance byproduct of remodeling; it’s nasty stuff that’s bad for employees, bad for subs, bad for clients—and bad for business
You just got a phone call. What you hoped would never happen has happened. Now what do you do?
Accidents like this one are a primary reason OSHA is tightening up safety enforcement at residential jobsites
Appeals court upholds ruling against table saw manufacturer in accident case
Studies show that substance abuse is higher in construction than in almost any other industry. That's one more reason why every company should have a policy.
Here are some tips on what to do immediately after a table saw injury, just in case.
Court battles for table-saw related issues, such as flesh-sensor patents and lawsuits by injured table saw users, have been subject of legal controversy.
Fingers reattached at a good facility are 80 to 90 percent successful, but that doesn’t include all of the people who are not candidates for the surgery.
What is flesh-sensing technology, how does it work, and will it become the new standard for power tools?
What happens if there’s a fatal accident on one of your jobsites?
Freddie Gray was poor and black and lead-poisoned. The combination proved deadly.
If your workers aren’t wearing fall protection gear, might as well put up a poster asking OSHA for a fine