U.S. Department of Labor Issues Frequently Asked Question and Answer Confirming N95 Respirators Protect Against the Coronavirus

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has published a set of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on how N95 respirators effectively protect wearers from coronavirus exposure. OSHA is aware of incorrect claims stating that N95 respirators filter does not capture particles as small as the virus that causes the coronavirus. OSHA’s new FAQ Read More

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Summer Hours

Diamond Tool will be switching to our summer hours starting on Tuesday, May 26th. We will be open from 6:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday. This includes both our Philadelphia showroom and phone orders. These summer hours will be effective until September 4, 2020. Whatever the season, Diamond Tool is here when you Read More

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PA Construction Industry Guidance

Click to access 20200423_Construction_Industry_Guidance.pdf Please click this link for PA Construction Industry Guidance and more detailed information regarding the re-opening of construction in Pennsylvania. Beginning May 1, 2020, all businesses in the construction industry in the Commonwealth, including those in new construction, renovation, and repair, as well as land subdivision and design-related field activities, are permitted to Read More

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A Contractor’s Guide for Protection During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Link to original post The coronavirus pandemic is causing ongoing instability and uncertainty to the global economy. Already, there is a profound alteration of worldwide business operations, including the U.S. construction industry. Government restrictions are limiting whether, where, and how contractors operate. Workforce and material availability are jeopardized. Access to projects and work conditions have Read More

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