A miniscule fine was imposed for a safety violation that led to the death of a 20 year old man on a jobsite in Wyoming, so his family went to the legislature to make sure the next guy's life does not come as cheap. Read more
The noise from a construction worker’s drill was interfering with a 10-year old... Read more
When it comes to dumping liquid, some contractors like to think big. Read more
See video shot inside the last operating redwood mill on California’s Central Coast. Read more
CareerCast just released a list of the top 200 careers for 2014—many of them in the trades. Read more
A university professor takes issue with my attitude about safety, saying I blamed the victim of a shot to the heart with a nail gun when I should have focused on the tool. Read more
In the days before video cameras, no one bothered to record what happened on the jobsite. The attitude was: hey, it’s just a bunch of tradesmen out there building things – who cares about that? Read more
Acme Tools, the Midwest retail powerhouse that created the original online tool and construction equipment sales site, Tool Crib of the North, has re-entered Internet retailing after a 10-year hiatus. Tool Crib was sold to Amazon.com in 1999. Read more
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