At least four people died and hundreds became ill from carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning in North Carolina in the wake of an ice storm on Dec. 4-5 that destroyed electric utility lines in much of the state.
The National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors’ (NAW’s) Distribution and Re-search Education Foundation (DREF) has released the fourth volume in its continuing series of one-on-one leadership interviews on audio CD.
In response to growing concerns about indoor air quality (IAQ) and its effects on schools, the National Energy Management Institute (NEMI) has produced a multimedia CD-ROM to help inform and educate teachers, school administrators, lawmakers, media representatives, and anyone else concerned about the effects of poor IAQ.
The National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA) will launch three educational tracks and three new training programs at Indoor Environments 2003, scheduled for March 4-8, at the Wyndham Bonaventure Resort & Spa in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
The Radiant Panel Association (RPA) will offer certification testing for radiant designers and installers at the 2003 Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo) in Chicago at McCormick Place on Jan. 28.
According to the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association (SMACNA), a group of labor unions and trade associations have proposed an agreement that would guarantee that St. Louis-area construction job sites will have no lockouts, strikes, picketing, or other labor disruptions involving their workforce.