Category Archives: Demolition Safety

Wearable Technology & Worker Safety in Industrial Demolition

The future is now in the world of industrial demolition. New wearable technologies are being employed by Oregon demolition contractors to ensure worker safety. These … Continue reading →

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COVID-19 & Industrial Demolition & Construction Safety Resources

Along with the rest of the world, the construction and industrial demolition industries have changed dramatically since the outbreak of COVID-19. Many commercial demolition contractors … Continue reading →

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5 Winter Demolition Safety Tips for Oregon Contractors

Cold weather is coming, and demolition companies in Portland need to be ready to face the hazards that winter brings. Freezing conditions require special preparations … Continue reading →

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Oregon Demolition Pros Talk Portland’s Brick Buildings & Safety

Oregon is earthquake territory. Researchers and officials are urging the public to prepare for a Cascadia earthquake as more tremors are noted off the southern … Continue reading →

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Portland Demolition Experts Examine Seismic Upgrade Mandate

The Pacific Northwest is prone to four different types of earthquakes, depending on where they occur. Three of these source zones cause shaking that could … Continue reading →

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Portland Demolition & Disaster Response: How Can Contractors Prepare?

After a disaster, a major component of the recovery efforts is the demolition that must take place before rescuing and rebuilding can commence. Portland demolition … Continue reading →

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What Should Portland Demolition Companies Know About PCBs?

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been taking a closer look at polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, and their use in older buildings. PCB molecules are … Continue reading →

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What Should Portland Demolition Contractors Know About Crystalline Silica?

In December 2017, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration, or OSHA, issued new standards for construction, maritime and general industries regarding respirable crystalline silica, … Continue reading →

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Identifying Asbestos Containing Materials in Demolition

Learn more about demolition and how it relates to asbestos removal. Our Portland, Oregon demo experts offer statistics, best practices & more. Continue reading →

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Should Industrial Demolition Companies Invest in Cyber-security?

Industrial demolition companies are attractive targets for hackers because they maintain the contractors’ financial data and channel large sums of money through banks. Continue reading →

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