Tag: subcontractor


5 Tips to Keep Your Construction Project on Schedule

March 4, 2022

Via: ConstructConnect

Keeping your construction projects on schedule to meet your completion deadline is no easy task. Adverse weather, costly rework, unavailable resources, and subcontractor default are just a few of the things that can throw your timeline off course. Damages and […]


5 Tips for General Contractors to Improve Subcontractor Quality

October 1, 2021

Via: ConstructConnect

Finding reputable, dependable subcontractors can be challenging. Subcontractors can impact your ability to deliver quality projects on schedule and within budget. Besides delays and subpar work, choosing the wrong subcontractor can lead to messy legal problems. Also, issues with subcontractors […]

Construction Site Safety, Regulations

The Dotted Line: When should contractors use COVID-19 liability waivers?

August 25, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

As a result of the novel coronavirus’ spread, construction industry players are preparing for permanent changes to the way they do business. Other changes that contractors likely will encounter moving forward through and after the pandemic, however, will be in […]

Construction Processes, Construction Site Safety, Legal, Regulations

Contractor’s defense in fatal fall: Victim was a subcontractor, not an employee

June 17, 2019


A Maine contractor who was indicted on manslaughter charges after the death of an employee – his own half-brother – maintains that he is not culpable because his workers are not his employees and he cannot compel them to use […]