Industry Name

Drywall and Insulation Contractors

Comments

Insulators and pipe coverers had an increased risk for lung cancer and mesothelioma from asbestos. [BC Cancer Agency]

Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in drywall, plaster work, and building insulation work. Plaster work includes applying plain or ornamental plaster, and installation of lath to receive plaster. The work performed may include new work, additions, alterations, maintenance, and repairs.

Category

Construction

NAICS Code

238310

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