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Gap Detail: Every Architect Should Know This

A common element in buildings today includes public terraces, which often have glass guardrails that are unable to bear the ...
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Prescient Building Structure and Window Washing Systems

Prescient is a company that designs and constructs buildings with a proprietary light gauge steel design. They are a new ...
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Is Your Fall Protection System in Good Hands?

The manufacturer of your system or a professional engineer are the most qualified to provide you with inspections and certification ...
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Working Near Electrical Hazards

If your building is in a downtown metropolis area, window washers will likely be working close to live power lines, ...
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OSHA’s Final Rule to Update, Align, and Provide Greater Roof Top Safety

Everyone is responsible for preventing falls when working on a roof. The building owner/property manager, the self-employed contractor, any subcontractor ...
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National Safety Stand-Down: To Prevent Falls In Construction (Repost from United States Department of Labor)

 https://www.osha.gov/StopFallsStandDown/ Check out the above link to OSHA Department of Labor. The following is a few highlights of the article: ...
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Suspended Platform Work on Existing Buildings Require a Special Pre-Use Inspection

This article is to inform building owners and property managers that the Ministry of Labour requires a “Special Pre-Use Inspection” ...
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REMINDER WALKING WORKING SURFACES CODE CHANGES

On January 17, 2017 OSHA published changes to Sub Part D - Walking Working Surfaces, which have a significant impact ...
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