Tag: federal agencies

Construction Processes, Legal

How OSHA priorities could shift under President-elect Biden

January 5, 2021

Via: Construction Dive

President-elect Joe Biden’s administration will no doubt bring changes to federal agencies, many with ramifications for the construction industry. One of the most critical for contractors is the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, which sets and enforces standards that employers […]

Construction Processes, Financial

Capitol Hill Talks Could Set Fiscal 2021 Construction Funding

November 17, 2020

Via: ENR

As Congress begins its lame-duck session, one item that construction groups and companies will be studying closely is the fate of appropriations legislation to fund federal agencies, including their construction and infrastructure programs, through next Sept. 30, the end of […]

Construction Processes, Legal

Report: Trump construction firm uses undocumented workers

August 13, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

E-Verify is a system, under the umbrella of the Department of Homeland Security, that allows employers to electronically check their employees’ eligibility for jobs through a web-based system administered by the Social Security Administration and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. […]