The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has served as coordinator of the voluntary standardization system for more than 90 years
A common trait of successful construction companies is the ability to manage risk and minimize the effects of uncontrollable conditions.
The cost of theft in the construction industry is estimated to be a billion dollars by the National Insurance Crime Bureau.
At the American Subcontractors Association National Convention in Las Vegas on March 21, 2013, subcontractors took advantage of an opportu
In December 2012, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced that it had sued DKS Structural Services, a Huntsvill
Creating a culture of safety should be the highest priority and the moral obligation of every individual in the construction industry, fro
Traditional safety planning for construction projects is largely based on past experience and knowledge of common hazards and how to avoid
Most project owners know that forecasting is essential to project success, but many fail to focus on the accuracy required to achieve its
Famed oil well firefighter Red Adair said, “If you think it’s expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amate
Enactment of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 extended tax benefits that can make a significant difference to a construction company’
This article is the second in a two-part series.
There are numerous resources to help construction companies prevent workers’ compensation claims.
One of scarcest resources available to contractors today is not manufactured, mined or processed. It is qualified field personnel.
Starting projects with excellent subcontractors and detailed subcontracts will help you make more money, finish faster and reduce field is
The smartest contractors realize that, while bids have to be competitive, trying to win work through low pricing alone is not a sustainabl