OSHA’s Top Ten Violations

  • August 14, 2017

“YOU CAN BE IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE MACHINE GUARDING STANDARD ON MONDAY AND OUT OF COMPLIANCE ON WEDNESDAY, BECAUSE EVERY TIME AN EMPLOYEE USES A MACHINE, THE GUARD MUST BE READJUSTED.” Hartley Webb, safety management consultant with MEMIC The safety…

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ANSI News: July 2017

  • July 11, 2017

Standards Update SUMMER 2017 EDITION A quarterly piece in the WMIA newsletter to keep you informed about WMIA-administered US/ISO TAG activities. I’m happy to report that we are just a few months from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) publishing…

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Industry 4.0 Manufacturing and Data Confusion

  • June 15, 2017

A recent Engineering.com article highlights that extensive investment in sensor technology is not enough. Data analytics is key to using digital information successfully. See the Engineering.com article (by clicking read more) covering a recent study of more than 200 US…

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Woodworking Machinery Auction June 22

  • June 12, 2017

WMIA members interested in purchasing used machinery for resale, mark your calendars as CRG will be auctioning off Connor Homes architectural modular home manufacturing state-of-the-art equipment June 22 at 10am EDT. Live online bidding is available.

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Builder Confidence Continues on Upward Trend (HMI)

  • May 17, 2017

BY ROBERT DIETZ on MAY 15, 2017 ---In a further sign that the housing market continues to strengthen, builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose two points in May to a level of 70 on the National Association…

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