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In our fifth decade in the roofing industry, we take great pride in the people and professionalism that drive CentiMark to new levels of success and excellence in roofing and flooring.

Safe Roof Series (Part 2): Skylight Fall Protection

Skylight Railings with PVC Recycled Green Bases Non Penetrating Stand Alone SystemA major rooftop concern today is protecting skylights to prevent falls.
People fall through skylights daily throughout the country. Did you know that OSHA Standards (29 CFR 1910.23 and 29 CFR 1910.66 (a)(4)) require that all skylights be protected by compliant screens or railings? To be OSHA compliant, skylight screens must pass a 200-pound load test for most of the USA and a 400-pound force for CAL OSHA Standards. For product quality and load tested systems, CentiMark installs Safety Rail Source top quality skylight screens and railings.

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Top Ten Ways to Protect Your Roof During Inclement Weather

InclementWeatherBe Prepared. No roof is 100% immune to the damages of rain, hail, heavy winds, tornadoes or hurricanes. Proper construction and preventative maintenance on the roof system does help improve roof performance. However, even roofs that are properly designed and installed can fail during a weather disaster.

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Safe Roof Series: CentiMark and OSHA Compliant Roofs (Part 1)

Roof Edge RailingsWhat is considered an OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) Compliant “safe roof”? 

A safe roof is one that provides fall protection for your employees, contractors and others on the roof. A safe roof is achieved by guarding the roof edge, skylights, roof hatch and other roof openings.

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Guardrails - Making the roofing industry safer and more efficient!

roofingasfetyThe use of guardrails as roof edge protection is changing the roofing industry from both a safety and production standpoint.

CentiMark has partnered with two companies providing input to help develop and produce guardrails that work on various types of roof edges. This input from our safety department and production crews has allowed guardrail systems to evolve, making the various attachment points more adaptable. This allows use on a larger variety of roof edges.

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Saving Money Through Safety

roofingsafety2As we celebrate National Safety Month in June, CentiMark is particularly proud of our EMR - Experience Modification Rate. The EMR helps CentiMark save money on insurance premiums and ultimately saves money for our customers.

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Industry Recognition and Safety Statistics

Industry Recognition and Safety Statistics

2016 NRCA MVP Award Recipient - Pedro Melendez

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Changes in Codes and Testing Requirements

Changes in Codes and Testing Requirements

Code changes are very complex, some take years for compliance and all are best left to discuss with your professional roofing contractor. Roofing codes are found in Chapter 15 of the International Building Code which is part of a family of codes from the International Code Council (ICC). Each of these codes are revised every three years before being promulgated. It is up to each state to decide which version of the code they wish to adopt and the adopted version may vary from state-to-state.

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Why does QuestMark need safety?

Why does QuestMark need safety?

We often hear people say, ‘You can’t fall off a floor!’ So, why does QuestMark need safety inspectors and safety training?

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Safety on the Roof

Safety on the Roof

Dear CentiMark,
I want to make my roof safer for our employees and vendors. What suggestions do you have?

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Tips for Safe Snow & Ice Removal

Tips for Safe Snow & Ice Removal

Original publication can be viewed on OSHA's website: https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA-3513roof-snow-hazard.pdf
While snow removal may be necessary to prevent overloading and collapse or to clear off space for construction or repairs, it also exposes workers to a number of risks.

Employees might need to climb directly onto the roof and use equipment such as shovels, snow rakes, snow blowers and ladders.

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CentiMark & QuestMark Safety Report - 2014

CentiMark & QuestMark Safety Report - 2014

At CentiMark and QuestMark, we take great pride in the safety of our workers. Our goal is for every CentiMark and QuestMark associate to return home safely to their families every evening. In 2014, 24 of our offices did not have a work injury during the year.

Our safety Incidence Rate in 2014 for roofing was 2.56, lower than the national Incidence Rate of 4.8. For QuestMark, the safety Incidence Rate for flooring was 2.56, lower than the national Incidence Rate of 2.90.

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How Safe is Your Floor? Do you know?

How Safe is Your Floor? Do you know?

More and more, building managers are working from both maintenance and safety budgets for their overall flooring needs. In addition to general flooring materials, wear-and-tear issues and routine maintenance on your floor systems, there's an increased emphasis on floor safety for employees, customers and equipment.

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How Safe is Your Floor? Do you know?

How Safe is Your Floor? Do you know?

More and more, building managers are working from both maintenance and safety budgets for their overall flooring needs. In addition to general flooring materials, wear-and-tear issues and routine maintenance on your floor systems, there's an increased emphasis on floor safety for employees, customers and equipment.

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Safety is a Priority for CentiMark

Safety is a Priority for CentiMark

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National Roofing Week July 6 - 12th


CentiMark is committed to safety for our crews and our customers.

Safety and injury prevention are our responsibility. We provide our customers with the latest safety products and advancements to protect your building and the people inside it.

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National Safety Stand-down: CentiMark's Commitment to Safety

National Safety Stand-down: CentiMark's Commitment to Safety

National Safety Stand-down: CentiMark's Commitment to Safety

June 2 -6, 2014.


As part of OSHA and the NRCA’s efforts to raise awareness among employees and workers about the hazards for falls, CentiMark will be featuring safety in our CentiMark Blog every day this week. During the Stand-down, employers and workers are asked to pause their workday to talk about fall prevention, ladder safety, scaffolding safety and roofing work safety.

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National Safety Stand-down: Set Up for Success

National Safety Stand-down: Set Up for Success

National Safety Stand-down: Set Up for Success 

June 2 -6, 2014.


As part of OSHA and the NRCA’s efforts to raise awareness among employees and workers about the hazards for falls, CentiMark will be featuring safety in our CentiMark Blog every day this week. During the Stand-down, employers and workers are asked to pause their workday to talk about fall prevention, ladder safety, scaffolding safety and roofing work safety.

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Professional Safety Staff - Training, Inspections, Equipment

Professional Safety Staff - Training, Inspections, Equipment

National Safety Stand-down: Professional Safety Staff - Training, Inspections, Equipment 

June 2 -6, 2014.


As part of OSHA and the NRCA’s efforts to raise awareness among employees and workers about the hazards for falls, CentiMark will be featuring safety in our CentiMark Blog every day this week. During the Stand-down, employers and workers are asked to pause their workday to talk about fall prevention, ladder safety, scaffolding safety and roofing work safety.

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Safety Stand-down: Guardrails

Safety Stand-down: Guardrails

National Safety Stand-down: Guardrails 

June 2 -6, 2014.


As part of OSHA and the NRCA’s efforts to raise awareness among employees and workers about the hazards for falls, CentiMark will be featuring safety in our CentiMark Blog every day this week. During the Stand-down, employers and workers are asked to pause their workday to talk about fall prevention, ladder safety, scaffolding safety and roofing work safety.

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National Safety Stand-down

National Safety Stand-down

National Safety Stand-down - June 2 -6, 2014.


As part of OSHA and the NRCA’s efforts to raise awareness among employees and workers about the hazards for falls, CentiMark will be featuring safety in our CentiMark Blog every day this week. During the Stand-down, employers and workers are asked to pause their workday to talk about fall prevention, ladder safety, scaffolding safety and roofing work safety.

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