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Report Reveals Common Jobsite Incidents are Top Causes of Disabling Injuries

While there is a risk for injury on any job, it is always of concern for those in construction and labor-intensive positions, such as contract glazing. According to one insurance company, businesses across the country spend an average of $1 … Continue reading

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Former Pella Employee Sues Over Biometric Data

As some door and window companies require temperature checks amid the COVID-19 pandemic, one employee now alleges that the practice led to unlawful storage of other biometric data. Brooks Olds was employed by Pella Corp. at its Macomb, Ill., location … Continue reading

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Jumbo Mirror Install a Million-Dollar “Operation”

Never mind the Ferraris, Bugattis, Lamborghinis and McLarens located throughout this luxury car dealership. Six men carrying a lite of glass weighing about 300 pounds are making their way through. Kevin Flick, branch manager of Binswanger Glass in Pineville, N.C., … Continue reading

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Health and Safety Experts Discuss Workplace Initiatives with OSHA and Ironworkers

Despite having navigated life in the time of a pandemic for a year, there is still uncharted territory in everyone’s day-to-day life. Schools worldwide are dealing with the effects and possibilities of students returning to campus or continuing with hybrid … Continue reading

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FGIA Conference Emphasizes COVID-19 Safety

Safety remains as critical as ever amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Michael Cook, director of corporate safety for Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® (OBE) shared some safety tips in his session, “Safety Awareness in the Pandemic,” during the second day of the Fenestration & … Continue reading

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