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AGC-Willis Towers Watson 2019 Construction Safety Excellence Awards (CSEA) Releases Annual Safety Best Practices.
The Construction industry is fortunate to have numerous stakeholders committed to safety ranging from Craft Unions and groups such as CPWR to Industry Associations
United States
24 Sep 2019
It's Crucial To Correctly Classify Workers In Construction
Independent contractors are often utilized in the construction industry due to short-term needs and the many trades associated with construction projects.
United States
6 Sep 2019
Preventing Workplace Violence In The Construction Industry
The number of violent events, some involving disgruntled employees, demonstrates that violence in the workplace is an increasingly problematic issue that employers must learn to effectively minimize and work to prevent.
United States
15 Mar 2019
Employers Beware: Indiana Supreme Court Expands The Scope Of The "Duty Of Care" Owed To A Subcontractor's Employees
In June 2012, TCI entered into an agreement with Gander Mountain to serve as the general contractor for a construction project.
United States
11 May 2017
Classifying Employees As Independent Contractors
Jim Holland's article "Classifying Employees as Independent Contractors" was featured in Midwest Contractor on January 29, 2016.
United States
3 Feb 2016
Managing Construction Safety Goes Beyond Adhering To OSHA Standards And Reducing Injury And Illness Rates
Howard Mavity's article "Managing Construction Safety Goes Beyond Adhering to OSHA Standards and Reducing Injury and Illness Rates" was featured in May 2015 issue of Construction Business Owner.
United States
4 Jun 2015
Safety Is More Than Compliance
As the National Labor Relations Aboard (NLRB's) radical December 2014 steps have shown, and to loosely quote William Shakespeare, "the Obama administration will not go quietly into the night."
United States
11 May 2015
Look Out Below
The U.S. Labor Department (DOL) often sets its sights up the food chain, focusing enforcement efforts on general contractors (GCs) for the wage violations of their subcontractors.
United States
5 Mar 2015
Creating A Construction Workplace Where Women Can Succeed
Ed Foulke’s article "Creating a Construction Workplace Where Women Can Succeed," was featured in Risk Management Magazine on October 15, 2014.
United States
22 Oct 2014
Job Safety And Risk Factors In Construction
Managing construction safety risks requires more than recognizing the most frequently cited OSHA standards.
United States
16 Jun 2014
Construction Contractors Subject To New OFCCP Rules
Because of a recent court decision, federal construction contractors must comply with several new regulations that many consider burdensome.
United States
7 Apr 2014
Avoiding Discrimination Claims In Construction
Should construction employers worry less about employee discrimination claims than employers in other industries?
United States
3 Apr 2014
"Fissured Industry" Homebuilders Feel FLSA Heat
News that some of the nation's preeminent homebuilders have received information demands from the U.S. Labor Department under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act has drawn a variety of unhappy reactions.
United States
19 Sep 2011
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