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How Construction Technology is Revolutionizing the Industry

The construction industry has made tremendous strides since the days of steam-powered machinery. Innovations in construction technology over the years has helped us build everything from skyscrapers to tiny smart homes. But, this may be only the beginning. From 3D printing to drones, find out how new technology may influence the way you do your job. Read more

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The Top 3 Construction Violations (and How to Prevent Them)

The Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) inspectors hand out citations across the country for a multitude of violations. Without fail, year after year, the same on-the-job hazards rank at or near the top of the list. General contractors, subcontractors and others often receive construction violations over and over, because they fail to learn how to recognize and avoid these three common work hazards. Read more

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What to do when your Construction Zone is Close to Traffic

Road construction zones are among the most hazardous types of work sites in America. In 2015 alone, there were 130 worker fatalities at these locations, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. In light of this ever-present danger, there are many workplace safety strategies construction companies can adopt to protect their employees from harm. Read more