Rieke Office Interiors has won a Silver Globee Award in the category of Company Innovation of the Year for its SafeSpace product line developed during the pandemic.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is providing $200 million in COVID relief funding to timber harvesting and timber transporting companies.
The lumber mill will produce 320 million board feet of lumber annually and result in 517 direct and indirect jobs. Tolko Industries and Hunt Forest Products are also partners in LaSalle Lumber Co.
NELLYSFORD, Va. -- Scott Nelson, president of the Woodwork Career Alliance, rolled up his sleeves to field questions about the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the non-profit organization and its core members. He also offered a glimpse of WCA programs and activities moving forward.
Custom millwork and specialty wood product maker Creative Woodworking Northwest was issued an $8,900 fine for "willfully failing to ensure face coverings were worn inside its millwork shop."
Ford's latest innovation is a simple, do-it-yourself anti-COVID air filter created using a common box fan - certainly an unlikely product from the auto giant.
The majority of the nation's small business owners are not requiring their employees to get a COVID-19 vaccine, according to the results of a survey sent out by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Special deadline offers two-week window of opportunity for businesses with fewer than 20 employees, including woodworking firms.
The Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) says it has issued COVID-19 emergency rule or general duty citations to 20 businesses for "failing to protect workers and take safety precautions."