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Dangers are all around us, PLEASE guys be careful and know your surroundings.

 

Read this article and dont be the next one.

 

https://www.phillyvoice.com/roofer-dies-electrocuted-fall-northern-liberties-osha-investigation/

Manslaughter!

  What does that word do to you? Imagine if that word is directed at you, imagine if you are the one being charged with Manslaughter. How do you feel? Your life could be over because the law is hiding you accountable for the loss of another life.    Not me, you say? That’s the other guy, and I don’t put myself in situations...

 

On 8/6/2019 I was given the opportunity to speak to a group of ASHI home inspectors. It also happened to be my 50th birthday and honestly, I could not have asked for a better gift than the opportunity to educate more people in the industry. They were a very good group and asked the right kinds of questions, it was a nice discussion and...

 

I completely agree that hiring a licensed and bonded contractor is very important. Not very long ago, a realtor asked me to inspect and approve work completed by a guy who was not licensed, and she was very unhappy when I said "Sorry I can't do that." I won't even look at a job done by an unlicensed contractor for a few reasons...

I watched this little clip today about Scott roofing and monsoon leaking, most of what he said was Ok. I appreciated that he made it clear that using a chaulking is temporary at best and that someone should call a professional. Let me add this, don't be in a hurry to call a professional unless you have a severe problem. Roofers in Arizona are...

https://ohsonline.com/articles/2019/07/30/3m-issues-immediate-recall-of-two-fall-protection-devices-citing-safety-concerns.aspx?admgarea=news&m=1

I copied this article today because I feel like this article is very important, some of you may not have even known that ASOSH was in the crosshairs. This problem revolves around fall protection and how people are trying to skate around OSHA fall protection standards. 

https://safety.blr.com/workplace-safety-news/safety-administration/...

 

This problem seems to be getting worse, and can you believe that some roofers are saying stuff like "He didn't know what he was doing" and other such comments. Pointing the finger at the kid who died! Some roofers say "I never fell off a roof"  ... to that I say "No shit, the guy who did ISN'T HERE". Aren't we all brothers and...

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