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Preventative Maintenance for Optimal Construction Project Safety

Round sling

Worker falls are the most common type of injury in the construction industry. Although the worker fall and injury rates have declined over the past couple of years, there still remains a significant concern around construction laborer safety. Fortunately, there are specific OSHA set safety standards and a variety of equipment created with the goal of increasing safety and reducing construction worker falls.

Safety improved construction equipment

Many pieces of construction equipment are now designed with safety in mind. They contain auto shut offs and stronger barriers to falling. The crane service piece of equipment, for example, requires that construction laborers work from a high point. The crane service has an enclosed cage that prevents falls. This hock rigging method improves overall (more…)

Jul 17 2017

How to Boost Attendance For After School Functions Enter the School Marquee

Outdoor led signs

For a business location, roughly 85% of their customers live within a five mile radius. While a school is not a business, the activities the school marquee displays on any average week are posted with the intent to entice the community to show up and pay a few dollars to see a play, or a sports game, or a carnival. The humble school marquee has changed over the years, but the success behind such signage is well-documented.

How often do you look at billboards when you’re driving? While everyone knows they should keep their eyes on the road, it is also true that about 71% of drivers do glance over to read the signs posted. It can be especially difficult to ignore a mov (more…)

Jul 16 2017