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FCA International Announces CREST Award Winners

The Illinois-based Finishing Contractors Association (FCA) announced the winners and finalists of the 11th-annual Contractors Recognizing Excellence in Safety Training (CREST) Awards. Of the companies who entered, four architectural glass and metal contractors won safest contractor in their respective categories, … Continue reading

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Why Construction Safety Week Is Every Week

Construction Safety Week is this week, and while safety should be the number one priority on any jobsite year round, this week gives glaziers and glazing contractors an opportunity to come together and recommit to jobsite safety. However, many glazing … Continue reading

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Construction Robotics are on the Rise

As labor shortages continue, two recent studies indicate that the global construction robotics industry is set to fill in. With promises for increased efficiency, safety and productivity, robotic technologies also reduce expenses, data suggests. According to a report by Transparency … Continue reading

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Report Analyzes Company Culture in the Construction Industry

A new report analyzes the current workplace culture throughout the construction industry, including at subcontracting companies such as glazing contractors. It aims to shed light on employee retention and productivity amid the labor shortage. According to FireStarter Speaking & Consulting’s … Continue reading

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How to Write Safety Materials Everyone Can Understand

One of the most important parts of contract glazing is safety, but it can be difficult to write safety materials effectively for all employees. CPWR, the Center for Construction Research and Training, recently hosted a webinar titled, “Wait, What? Construction … Continue reading

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