Regulations

October 25, 2012

AGC will hold a free webinar on sequestration and its potential impact on federal construction co...

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October 25, 2012

Two Philadelphia city councilmen are trying to crack down on the "underground economy" of develop...

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October 18, 2012

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's inclusion of commercial buildings in a residential lea...

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October 18, 2012

OSHA is investigating the collapse of a five-story concrete parking garage under construction at...

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October 11, 2012

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is launching an alternative dispute reso...

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October 04, 2012

A bill to extend the expired residential energy efficiency tax credit for installing qualified fu...

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October 04, 2012

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) enhanced its variances Web page to impro...

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October 03, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Later this year, we will launch Best AEC Firms 2012. We’re looking for firms that create truly po...

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September 28, 2012

There were 721 construction-workplace deaths in 2011, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics...

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September 28, 2012

The California Air Resources Board made changes to a rule limiting off-road diesel emissions that...

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September 20, 2012

The Associated General Contractors of America will continue to provide fall protection safety tra...

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September 20, 2012

The unauthorized construction of a fifth-floor penthouse on a downtown East Lansing, Mich. mixed-...

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September 17, 2012

As more urban mixed-use and residential developments aim to encourage residents to walk and use m...

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September 17, 2012

One worker was killed after he and others plunged 40 feet through an unfinished upscale Brooklyn...

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September 14, 2012

The Related Companies has won wage-cutting agreements with four dozen construction unions in its...

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August 30, 2012

The new rule will streamline OSHA’s standards by eliminating the separate cranes and derricks sta...

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August 30, 2012

About 7 billion more sf of commercial space is expected in the pipeline.

August 10, 2012

It is important for businesses to understand that an existing ramp at a building entrance may not...

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August 10, 2012

Construction professionals will be able to take a wide range of mandatory and optional safety tra...

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August 02, 2012

After charges filed against Bovis Lend Lease in April led to an admission of guilt and $56 millio...

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August 02, 2012

A Clark County, Nevada district court judge ruled that the unfinished Harmon Hotel at CityCenter,...

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July 27, 2012 | Posted by BD+C Staff

Green roofs and other green infrastructure would be required to capture stormwater under a draft...

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July 20, 2012 | Posted by BD+C Staff

A San Francisco property-management company has agreed to pay a record $800,000 civil fine for hu...

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July 13, 2012

A proposed rule by the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs...

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July 05, 2012

The Veterans Administration asked contractor Brasfield & Gorrie to get more workers on the jo...

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July 05, 2012

Administration officials significantly underestimated the cost to construction employers of propo...

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June 05, 2012

More than 150 industry professionals and other attendees will participate in the Associated Gener...

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June 05, 2012

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has begun a campaign to warn outdoor workers ab...

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June 05, 2012

Baltimore officials want to block a $1.8 billion urban renewal project until more neighborhood re...

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June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

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