Construction Safety

Plugfones Hearing Protection
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Plugfones Hearing Protection

These earplugs let you listen to music while protecting your hearing More

Common Deck Stair Defects
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Common Deck Stair Defects

Build deck stairs according to best practices rather than code to protect your... More

2 Contractors Hurt in Deck Collapse
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2 Contractors Hurt in Deck Collapse

Workers were attempting to raise a house and attached deck that had been damaged... More

Nailed Ledger Led to Hartford Porch Collapse
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Nailed Ledger Led to Hartford Porch Collapse

A Hartford porch collapse that injured 32 Trinity College students was the result... More

Deck Collapse Injures 2
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Deck Collapse Injures 2

Authorities on Long Island, N.Y., are investigating the failure of a residential... More

OSHA Campaigns to Prevent Heat Illness in Outdoor Workers
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OSHA Campaigns to Prevent Heat Illness in Outdoor Workers

The agency urges employers to take simple steps to protect their employees from... More

11 People Hurt When Lakeside Deck Collapses
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11 People Hurt When Lakeside Deck Collapses

More than three dozen people gathered for a reunion plunge 10 feet when the deck... More

No Criminal Charges in Fatal Balcony Collapse
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No Criminal Charges in Fatal Balcony Collapse

There's not enough evidence to bring criminal charges against the contractors... More

Fire-Resistant Decks
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Fire-Resistant Decks

Using the right decking material makes a big difference in areas prone to wild fires More

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Another Deck Failure

NADRA is sending the wrong message to homeowners when it warns the public about an alarming increase in deck failures More

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