OSHA fines Florida roofing contractor for fall violations

ConDig (23-Mar-20).  The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has fined a Florida-based roofing contractor $114,294 for exposing workers to fall hazards at two worksites in Port Saint Lucie, Florida. The agency cited Melbourne-based Turnkey…






Housing starts drop 3.6% in January

ConDig (20-Feb-20).  Construction of new homes in the US tumbled 3.6% in January as a slight uptick in the multifamily sector was offset by a drop in single-family starts, while overall permits surged to a…