Dangerous Stairways Can Lead to Falls and Even Fatalities

According to the National Safety Council statistics, falls are the second leading cause of accidents in the U.S., second only to motor vehicle accidents. While many falls occur as the result of a “slippery” floor, many falls also occur on stairways, both within the home and in commercial locations. While a typical stairway may seem…


Lightweight Building Materials

Lightweight building materials in the news. Dorchester building fire could have been fueled by wooden construction, read more at the Boston Globe. Also watch this video of Dave Doddridge giving an expert demonstration of how fast lightweight building materials burn.