Even with all of the technology at our fingertips today, a good old-fashioned hammer, screwdriver and ratchet are often the contractor’s best friend. Unfortunately, many accidents every year happen with hand tools right out of the toolbox, and basic safety with these instruments is overlooked. It is every bit as important to practice caution with hand tools as it is heavy machinery and equipment. Read more
Contractors have to deal with all sorts of dangers every day. From slips and falls to equipment and tool safety, construction is a dangerous business. There are, however, some less obvious dangers that come with the business. Among these is exposure to toxic mold. Knowing the dangers and symptoms of mold exposure could save the lives of your staff.