17 short videos to help workers learn about the proper use of respirators on the job.
Unions have learned to help employers win contracts with bids made competitive through good safet...read more
Specifying air curtains as energy-saving, cost-cutting alternatives to vestibules in 3,000-square...read more
Easier to design roof cladding that can withstand winds in a given area.
This case study will focus on strategies used to save the client money, achieve certification, an...read more
Much of that growth will be in the European Union, where near-zero energy buildings are mandated...read more
These developments demonstrate the dynamic nature of the market and the continued need for develo...read more
Contractors will need to be on the lookout for policies such as the Contractor Accountability for...read more
The idea is to use an earthquake "fuse" that can prevent the tiny fractures and warps that make s...read more
GreenStep Cities, a Minnesota initiative, was designed to provide greater recognition to the stat...read more
On average, green schools save about $100,000 a year on operating costs, including energy and wat...read more
Workers on these projects suffer a 24% increase in falls to lower levels during roof work, which...read more
The FSC program is administered through the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)...read more
Block sizes initially were limited to a maximum perimeter of 1,750 feet, with no side of the bloc...read more
The mayor of Allentown, Pa. asked the City Council to repeal a year-old ordinance that forces con...read more
The U.S. Green Building Council's (USGBC's) LEED certifications for existing buildings standard i...read more
The Roof Assembly Ventilation Coalition (RAVC) participated in the development of the code.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) issued a ruling that establishes the 2010 American Society of...read more
Thanks partly to upgraded building codes, the building energy efficiency market will soar more th...read more
OSHA released new safety videos to offer both employers and workers brief, easy-to-understand edu...read more
New York City will introduce new zoning proposals next month that would make it easier for buildi...read more
Webinar to be held in two sessions, Dec. 7 and 8 from 2:00-3:30 p.m. EST.
The International Green Construction Code (IgCC) is expected to set a floor for building standard...read more
The new Occupational Safety and Health Administration rule requiring employers operating in the r...read more
Austin, Texas has proposed building codes that require wider sidewalks and call for buildings to...read more
New seismic requirements in California are helping to drive a flurry of new projects and retrofit...read more
An ordinance would amend county building codes to promote better walking environments, encourage...read more
The new amended Ontario building code includes several provisions that improve accessibility for...read more
New York City last year adopted the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) recomme...read more
The fast-growing Academy of Art is under intense scrutiny by the City of San Francisco for code v...read more