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Information, resources, and news from Shepley for building professionals on Cape Cod and Nantucket.

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OSHA Reportable Documentation Requirements

Any workplace injury or illness that results in loss of consciousness, days away from work, restricted work, or transfer to another job. Any work-related injury or illness requiring medical treatment beyond first aid.

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Lumber Market Update - April 2021

Unabated demand and inadequate supplies continued to plague the industry in March, further pushing prices in to new historical heights. However, as the month wore on and effects of winter snowstorms dissipated, so did the sense of urgency of dealers.

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Dave Hill—In Memoriam

Recently the world lost a very good carpenter and we lost a great friend. I met Dave Hill as he was framing the first complete house package that our company ever supplied back in 1978.

“Adversity introduces you to yourself.”

Albert Einstein
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5 Reasons to Consider Garapa for Your Next Deck

Garapa Decking, a high density hardwood species native to Brazil, is an excellent option to consider for your next project. Chosen for its natural beauty and reliability, Garapa is often compared Ipe decking and is growing in popularity.

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Winter Weather Safety

Slips, trips and falls are one of the leading causes of injuries in the workplace. Inclement weather greatly increases the chance for one of these incidents. According to OSHA, slips, trips, and falls incidents cause 15% of all accidental deaths.

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Lumber Market Update - March 2021

Recent snowstorms have taken some momentum out of the market, but not enough to make a difference as demand continues to outpace supply. Business is surging on and, as long as it’s humanly possible and no one is anticipating any breaks in the action.