2020 Workforce Survey Reveals How COVID-19 Has Impacted the Industry

The Associated General Contractors of America recently released its 2020 Workforce Survey results, outlining the latest labor trends within the construction sector. This year’s survey focused primarily on how COVID-19 has impacted the industry—analyzing the effects of the ongoing pandemic as it relates to project demand, workforce stability and job site productivity. Project Demand Fallout…

Cybersecurity Tips for Businesses

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. As a leader, now is the time to take ownership in promoting cybersecurity with your employees: “If you connect it, protect it.” It’s crucial for businesses to stay cyber-secure in order to safeguard company data, protect customers’ personal information and ensure employee privacy. “Do Your Part. #BeCyberSmart.” Establish policies…

Preparing for an OSHA Visit

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is the government agency that monitors and enforces compliance with workplace safety laws. Under the Occupational Safety and Health Act, Compliance Safety and Health Officers (CSHOs) have the authority to inspect the facilities of any employer subject to OSHA’s regulations. Common Reasons for an OSHA Inspection: Imminent danger…

Flood Insurance Basics & The NFIP

No home or business is completely safe from potential flooding. Flood insurance can be the difference between recovering and being financially devastated. Whether you’re in an area that has a low or high risk of flooding, you should buy flood insurance if you own or rent property. The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) defines flooding…