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Medical Gas Systems Under Duress II

Last month we looked to Tim Richards’ article, “The Effect of COVID-19 On Medical Gas Systems Today,” to explore the negative effects of Covid-19 on Oxygen Delivery Systems, along with some short-term remedies. This month, we will continue with Mr. Richards’ suggestions for longer-term actions. Analysis of Piping Distribution Networks In anticipation of the need [...]

Medical Gas Systems Under Duress I

The Covid-19 pandemic has profoundly impacted our lives, our institutions, and especially our hospitals. Hospital staff and systems have been taxed past what we could ever have imagined. With the demand of vastly increased populations of critically ill patients, hospitals are finding that their vital medical gas systems have been pushed to their limits. The [...]

Designing and Building a Post-Covid-19 Workplace

Social distancing may feel surreal in the beginning—co-workers avoiding physical contact, people separated by partitions, everyone wearing masks. It might even seem a little lonely with a lot of our coworkers still forced to work at home as organizations ramp up operations, allowing people to return to work in phases. Nonetheless, over time, we’ll get [...]

Apprenticeships for a Secure Future in a Time of Pandemic

The perception that a four year degree is the essential requirement for a good job and a fulfilling life is less true than it may seem. That path starts with four years of little income and an expenditure of over $120,000 most often in the form of a debt that may linger for decades. That [...]

TIPS FOR CHOOSING SAFETY FOOTWEAR

As construction trade professionals, you know it’s always ‘safety first’ whether you’re talking about scaffold harnessing, electrician’s gloves, safety eyewear, or any of the other protection equipment standards in the trades. One piece of protective equipment that’s crucial to all of the trades is safety footwear. No matter your specialty, a foot injury can result [...]