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NJATC

January 7, 2010
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The National Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee is a non-profit organization created in 1941 by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) and the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA). The organization works with subject matter experts (SMEs), Industry leaders, and various manufacturers to ensure that electrical apprentices in the organized labor movement have access to the most-up-to...
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Dust Free Tack Mats

January 5, 2010
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Dust Free Tack Mats

These dust free tack mats are perfect for any construction contractor. Sticky surface traps dust and dirt. Eliminates workers from leaving footprints in finished areas. WEARWELL Clean Room Mats – White WEARWELL Clean Room Mats include a tacky surface that pulls dirt and dust off shoes. Place outside rooms that must remain free from...
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Quick Safety Reminder

January 4, 2010
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As we all return to work after the holiday season it is a good idea to take a “safety inventory”. Here is a short list of items that may need some attention and are often over looked. This basic list could apply to all trades, not just electricians or individuals working in the electrical...
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Fall Protection Equipment Saves Lives

January 2, 2010
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Fall Protection Equipment Saves Lives Author: Matthew.Phillips This past spring, a contractor faced a potential $70,000 fine from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for committing a violation of fall protection safety. The violation is considered “one committed with plain indifference to or intentional disregard for employee safety and health.” Allegedly, workers were...
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Tags: fall protection, OSHA, Safety
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Go Green with Solar Training

December 30, 2009
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Go Green with Solar Training Author: Rose Eric Go Green with Solar Training Learning emerging technologies, such as solar technology, is part of the fundamentals of “Green” building and over 5 million new “green” collar jobs are expected to be available. Learning photovoltaic systems and the fundamentals of green building will become a pre-requisite...
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Tags: energy, solar
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