Regulations

Austin sidewalks
November 18, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Austin, Texas has proposed building codes that require wider sidewalks and call for buildings to...

read more
October 31, 2011 |

Owners of every New York City commercial and residential building larger than 50,000 sf will have...

read more
October 31, 2011 |

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) now requires a training module on the to...

read more

Formed to focus on agriculture, the Licking County (Ohio) Water and Soil Conservation District ha...

read more

The Environmental Protection Agency ruled that the use of coal ash produced in power plants can c...

read more

The Cheyenne, Wyoming City Council voted down a measure that would have implemented design standa...

read more

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is reviewing electrical standards for th...

read more

The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced a final ru...

read more

Bill Perry has been named new director of the OSHA’s Directorate of Standards and Guidance, effec...

read more

A group of New York City construction unions have joined forces with affordable housing activists...

read more

New York City’s regulation that requires contractors to hire independent safety inspectors for jo...

read more

Some local small contractors are not pleased with the school board’s CM-at-Risk policy that was i...

read more

CDC supports OSHA’s analysis suggesting that the primary risk factor for heat fatalities is the l...

read more

An agreement for a land transfer from the City of Detroit to Ilitch Holdings Inc., that enabled c...

read more

The Associated General Contractors of America is conducting a new study to make job sites safer a...

read more

Although green roofs have been widely adopted in urban areas to reduce the heat island effect and...

read more

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration will hold a meeting of the Advisory Committee o...

read more

The Environmental Protection Agency recently unveiled a rule designed to define more clearly whic...

read more

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) cautioned that President Obama’s directive to the U.S....

read more

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is requiring those who submit comments on the s...

read more
BD+C Staff

Whistleblowers covered by one of 22 statutes administered by the Occupational Safety and Health A...

read more

E-Verify, the online federal program used to check the immigration status of prospective hires, h...

read more

Violations of fall-protection standards in fiscal 2013 are again the most frequent source of cita...

read more

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s proposed rulemaking for respirable crystallin...

read more

Philadelphia City Council will introduce legislation next month to strengthen the regulation of b...

read more

Under a proposal from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the new permissible expo...

read more
BD+C Staff

The City of Philadelphia has begun to send out compliance notices regarding its Building Energy B...

read more

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal signed into law this month a bill that provides $251.6 million for 29...

read more

Cornell University's proposal to build a two million sf tech campus on Roosevelt Island has been...

read more

New developments would have to meet more stringent stormwater-retention standards than redevelope...

read more
Overlay Init