Content related to ‘building safety month’
Month-long celebration recognizes importance of dedicated professionals who keep buildings safe and maintain a resilient, energy-efficient infrastructure.
More Baby Boomers are ready to retire—Is the built environment prepared?
“Building Codes: Driving Growth Through Innovation, Resilience and Safety” is the theme for this year’s Building Safety Month, celebrated in May.
Green buildings can be healthier, reducing mold, mildew, and other allergens that contribute to asthma and other significant health issues.
Adoption and application of codes and standards are essential preventive measures that are key to outdoor safety.
Actions ensure that businesses and communities are disaster resilient.
Code compliance, working smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, and escape plans are keys to saving lives.
Theme for Building Safety Month Week Three urges code officials to “Surround Your Buildings with Safety” by taking special precautions to ensure outdoor areas are safe.
In conjunction with Building Safety Month, chief executive officers (CEOs) of almost two-dozen leading design and construction industry associations issued a joint statement on resilience.
Officials explain how code compliance, working smoke, and carbon monoxide alarms are key to saving lives.