Tag: PRO Act

Construction Processes, Construction Site Safety, Legal, Regulations

Labor secretary nominee Walsh backs OSHA, training programs

February 8, 2021

Via: Construction Dive

Biden previously stated an intention to be the “strongest labor president you ever had” and, if confirmed, Walsh is likely to play an important role in the administration’s workforce agenda. Some Republican senators questioned Walsh, a former construction union president, […]

Construction Processes, Legal

How the PRO Act would change the construction industry

February 5, 2021

Via: Construction Dive

On Thursday, Democratic lawmakers reintroduced the PRO Act, the sweeping labor rights bill that was passed by the House of Representatives last year. Construction groups representing workers, unions and employers alike say they are watching intently to see how the […]