January 1, 1996
Complying with new OSHA fall-protection regulations takes more than the correct safety gear, it takes a commitment to using the gear correctly
June 1, 1995
Studying the houses that survived the 1993 Laguna Beach fire storm yields lessons in building to withstand the heat
May 1, 1995
Earmuffs and earplugs provide inexpensive protection from job-site noise.
November 1, 1994
For $10 or less, comfortable eye wear will guard against common job-site hazards
September 1, 1994
Q: Between job sites and the shop, we produce an abundance of plywood scraps that we either burn on site or throw into a dumpster. Does burning plywood produce deleterious emissions into…
May 1, 1994
Know the risks, and if you can't eliminate them, choose the right respirator.
March 1, 1994
An inexpensive electrical device saves lives and is required by building codes.
January 1, 1994
For trouble-free service, stretch, exercise and watch your posture.
I spent my first three or four years as a carpenter using an all-metal Model 77 worm-drive Skil saw that had served at least two owners before me. When it…
November 1, 1993
How to choose them, how to use them
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