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OSHA’s Top 10 most cited violations for FY 2021

“Fall Protection – General Requirements (1926.501)has been OSHA’s most frequently cited standard for the past 11 fiscal years, and the other standards that make up the agency’s “Top 10” list have largely remained unchanged.” https://www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com

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Report: Value of global construction claims reach $73 billion

“After analyzing $2 trillion worth of capital construction projects around the world, active from March 2020 through August 2021, consultancy HKA found that the value of disputed construction costs reached $73 billion, with requested extensions of time totaling 750 years” … Continue reading

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Navigating Construction Delay Claims with NRCA

Register for NRCA’s legal webinars Supply chain shortages and material volatility continue to present project delay challenges for roofing contractors…

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Study finds high levels of perceived discrimination in the building industry

Read the brief by Jennifer Goodman here.

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High demand for hands-on, skilled workers in plumbing, automotive and manufacturing industries

Employers seek to recruit more in skilled trades Construction employment increases in July

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Construction Workers Concerned About Delta Surge Amid Vaccine Hesitancy

Survey: Many in construction worry about the unvaccinated

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Groups discreetly lobbying to block rooftop solar

Report Finds Groups Focusing on Restricting Florida Rooftop Solar Options

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Q&A: How the pandemic is reshaping construction

Ask me about . . . working construction during the pandemic

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How roofing contractors can handle rising costs, delays

Hang on for a bumpy ride

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New smart PPE system monitors workers’ heat stress and sweat rate

“This new feature tells managers which workers to monitor closely on hot days, and when and how to alter an individual’s schedule or workload…”Nicole Moyen, Vice President of Kenzen’s Research and Development

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