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732 N. Diamond Bar Blvd. #114 - Diamond Bar, CA 91765
Phone: (909) 396-1451 - Fax: (909) 396-1453

SPF Insulation: What You Should Know

Spray polyurethane foam (SPF) has become an increasingly popular insulation material used in residential and commercial construction. According to Fed/OSHA, the use of SPF insulation has increased by 60 percent in the past five years. Employers and workers should both be aware of hazards that are associated with SPF insulation.

Symptoms from immediate exposure to isocyanates can include:

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Ask The Consultant
By Chuck Daleo

Q: What is meant by operable?

I looked up the definition in Webster’s Dictionary and I found: Operable (adj) – means to be able to put into practice. Then I looked up the definition in the 2013 California Building Code and this is what I found:

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732 N. Diamond Bar Blvd. #114
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
Phone: (909) 396-1451 - Fax: (909) 396-1453


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Stay Safe At All Hours

When you find yourself alone in the workplace because you: work early or late hours, work at mobile remote sites, or provide services on the go, you must keep yourself safe by following your own gut instinct, and following your employers established safety procedures.

Perform a walk through with your employer to identify the potential hazards you jun encounter while performing your duties. Once the hazards are identified, devise safety solutions to control or eliminate the situation. Some solutions jun include:

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Vele por su seguridad en todo momento

Cuando no haya nadie más con usted en el sitio de trabajo ya sea porque usted trabaja desde muy temprano o hasta muy tarde, trabaja en sitios móviles remotos o proporciona servicios móviles, es necesario mantener su seguridad siguiendo su propio instinto interior, y siguiendo los procedimientos de seguridad establecidos por su empleador.

Realice una caminata con su empleador para identificar los posibles riesgos que usted puede encontrar mientras realiza sus tareas. Una vez identificados los riesgos, diseñe soluciones de seguridad para controlar o eliminar la situación. Algunas soluciones pueden incluir:

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Capitol Connection Q&A for Contractors
By Shauna Krause, President, Capitol Services, Inc

We ‘partner’ with contractors on questions and answers here. We find an ‘affiliate’ relationship to guide a license applicant in Nevada and recall former First Lady Nancy Reagan in having to ‘just say no’ to another contractor…

Q:  I am currently working on getting an application together for our company to obtain a Contractor’s license in Nevada. Our financial statement includes several of our subsidiaries. Will each of our subsidiary companies need to complete indemnification paperwork?

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8 Reasons Why You Should Have A Mobile Compatible Site

Establishing an active online presence is an essential part of your business operations. Consumers are accessing your website on smartphones, tablets, laptops and traditional desktop computers these days. Here are eight reasons why you need to meet this response by ensuring you have a mobile responsive website in place and ready to go when consumers arrive on your virtual doorstep.

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Builders Association
732 N. Diamond Bar Blvd. #114
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
Phone: (909) 396-1451
Fax: (909) 396-1453