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Will Cannabis in Texas Be Legal Soon?

Posted by Mark Mariotti on February 4, 2021

The cannabis industry has been keeping an eye on states that have yet to legalize it. They want to be ready to move when the legislators pass the legalization and decriminalization of marijuana. Part of the reason being the cannabis industry must jump through a lot of hoops…

Dispensary Looting: What You Need to Know

Posted by Mark Mariotti on January 19, 2021

Many cities around the U.S. held peaceful protests in response to George Floyd's killing. In some places it led to civil unrest filled with rioting and vandalism. People broke into stores, destroyed much of what's inside, and robbed them. Many marijuana dispensaries were caught…

How COVID-19 Has Changed the Construction Industry

Posted by Paul Gross on November 25, 2020

"Construction workers are five times more likely to be hospitalized with COVID-19 than their peers in other professions, according to a new study from University of Texas at Austin researchers," writes Dom DiFurio in The Dallas Morning News. According to the article, researchers…

Stealth Monitoring Ranks in the Canadian Business Growth 500 List Again

Posted by Blake Mitchell on October 27, 2020

Stealth Monitoring once again appears on the Canadian Business Growth 500 List. This is the 32nd annual list ranking Canadian businesses based on their revenue growth over the past five years. This year, Stealth came in at number 272. All winners are profiled in a special issue…

Celebrate Construction Safety Week September 14-18, 2020

Posted by Allison Connors on September 11, 2020

If someone gets injured on your construction site, whether they are supposed to be there or not, you could find yourself embroiled in a liability case. Long before any construction project begins, managers should make sure every health and safety measure has been considered.…

Experts Agree: Temperature Screening is Ineffective

Posted by Blake Mitchell on September 9, 2020

Earlier this year, we posted an article about the effectiveness of fever-detecting cameras. In it, we cited multiple examples from industry experts who put the cameras to the test. They found the cameras to be an imprecise tool for determining who may be infected with…

How Does Your Guard React When Faced with Stressful Situations?

Posted by Jay Thomas on June 8, 2020

What does it take to be a good security guard? Alertness? Yes. Honesty? Absolutely. Good communication skills? A must. These are all important traits for someone you hire to protect your valuable assets. However, there is so much more that goes into making a good guard than a…

How Has COVID-19 Affected the Construction Industry?

Posted by Kirk Biddle on May 22, 2020

There’s no doubt the COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on the global economy. The construction industry has not been immune to the issues and has certainly experienced its range of challenges, including project delays, supply chain bottlenecks and complete site shutdowns. The…