Safety & Healthfulness

Pedestrians in Peril: Places Not to Walk
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Pedestrians in Peril: Places Not to Walk

Beware if you live in the state of Florida. More

NAHB Recognizes Housing Industry's Best in Construction Safety
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NAHB Recognizes Housing Industry's Best in Construction Safety

The winners were recognized during the NAHB International Builders' Show this week. More

Oregon OSHA Revises Fall Protection Regulation
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Oregon OSHA Revises Fall Protection Regulation

Construction workers are now required to provide fall protection for workers six... More

Want Your Car Stolen? Here's Where to Go
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Want Your Car Stolen? Here's Where to Go

You may not want to live in California after reading this list. More

Seller-Financed Contracts on Rundown Homes Create Unsafe Conditions for Low-Income Renters
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Seller-Financed Contracts on Rundown Homes Create Unsafe Conditions for Low-Income Renters

Health officials note a connection between lead-poisoning cases and homes in... More

Understanding the Need for Accessible Home Design
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Understanding the Need for Accessible Home Design

About 17 million households will include someone with a physical disability by... More

OSHA Cites Ohio Contractor for Trench Death
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OSHA Cites Ohio Contractor for Trench Death

Ohio worker's death highlights grim national statistic about trench collapse... More

Exterior Molding Error Creates Mold and Mildew Damage
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Exterior Molding Error Creates Mold and Mildew Damage

Taylor Square Condominiums in Reynoldsburg, Ohio faces thousands in repair costs... More

Foreman Charged in NYC Jobsite Death
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Foreman Charged in NYC Jobsite Death

A failure to address unsafe working conditions caused the death of a New York City... More

Construction Laborers' Occupational Safety Improved in 2015
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Construction Laborers' Occupational Safety Improved in 2015

In 2015, total incidence rate for construction laborers stood at 265.3, down from... More

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