Category Archives: Safety

Fall Ideal Time to Prepare Structures for Winter From Roof to Foundation

Routine inspections in the fall can prevent costly repairs in the future Winter is right around the corner. With the changing seasons comes freeze and thaw cycles, falling pine needles and leaves, organic growth and harsh weather conditions that can wreak havoc on a building or structure’s exterior if not maintained properly.

Cranes, lifts and power lines: a safety oriented approach

by Colleen Suo Steve Sprague, RCA, CTSP, featured speaker at the 2016 TCIA Expo in Baltimore, MD, spoke on safety procedures and practices when using cranes and lifts in close proximity to power lines. During his introduction, Sprague emphasized that he was presenting his interpretation of the current regulatory environment, which in turn dictated how […]