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International Code Council Committee Action Hearings are scheduled for April 17-27 in Louisville, KY.


International Code Council Committee Action Hearings are scheduled for April 17-27 in Louisville, KY.

FM Alert: Help Develop New Building Safety, Fire Prevention, And Energy Efficiency Codes

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FM Alert: Third Annual National Safety Stand-Down Announced

FM Alert: Third Annual National Safety Stand-Down Announced

The weeklong initiative is a nationwide effort to remind and educate employers and workers in the construction industry of the serious dangers of falls – the cause of the highest number of industry deaths in the construction industry.


FM Alert: ICC Announces Theme for 2016 Building Safety Month

2016 Building Safety Month.

“Building Codes: Driving Growth Through Innovation, Resilience and Safety” is the theme for this year’s Building Safety Month, celebrated in May.




FM Alert: United Nations HQ Wins 2015 Beyond Green™ Award

FM Alert: United Nations HQ Wins 2015 Beyond Green™ Award.

Top prize in the NIBS Sustainable Buildings Industry Council’s 2015 Beyond Green™ High-Performance Building and Community Awards went to the United Nations Headquarters in New York, NY for its sustainable renovation project.


FM Alert: Impact Of Sit-Stand Equipment On Chronic Low Back Pain

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Low back pain is one of the most common causes of job-related disabilities, influencing employee productivity and ultimately significantly impacting the economic well-being of a business.



FM Alert: Worker Endangerment Initiative Addresses Violations

Worker-Endangerment

Justice Department’s Environment and Natural Resources Division will work with the Department of Labor and U.S. attorneys for broader look at environmental and workplace safety crimes.


FM Alert: DOE Issues Largest Energy-Saving Standards Ever For Rooftop Air Conditioners

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New energy efficiency standards issued for rooftop air conditioners and heat pumps represent the largest energy and pollution savings of any rule ever issued by the Department of Energy.