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CPR/AED/First Aid/Bleed Control Class

ABC-NJ is offering a one-day CPR/AED/First Aid/Bleed Control class for both members and non-members. Attendees will receive a certification valid for 2 years. Class will be held at ABC-NJ. *Please note: length of class may vary slightly* For more information, contact Donna Dight at (856) 437-4130.

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ABC Slams OSHA’s Worker Walkaround Rule for Failing to Promote Workplace Health and Safety

WASHINGTON, Nov. 14—On Nov. 13, Associated Builders and Contractors filed comments opposing the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Worker Walkaround Representative Designation Process proposed rule, which would allow employees to choose a third-party representative, such as an outside union representative or community organizer, to accompany an OSHA safety inspector into nonunion…

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ABC Opposes New OSHA Proposal To Allow Union Access to Merit Shop Jobsites

Associated Builders and Contractors today announced its opposition to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration announcement of a proposed rule, Worker Walkaround Representative Designation Process. The proposed rule would allow an employee to choose a third-party representative, such as an outside union representative, to accompany an OSHA inspector…

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ABC: Workforce Development Study Shows Members Invested $1.5 Billion in Construction Workforce Education

Associated Builders and Contractors member contractors invested more than $1.5 billion to provide nearly 1.3 million course attendees with craft, leadership and safety education in 2022, according to its 2023 Workforce Development Survey, down from $1.6 billion in 2021. The annual assessment quantifies the scope of ABC members’ workforce development…

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Opinion: Boys Behaving Badly — How A Feeling Of Superiority Leads To Toxicity In The NJ Construction Industry

I was disappointed to read an opinion column written by Frank Mahoney, Communication Director for the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters, spreading mistruths about the Associated Builders and Contractors of New Jersey (ABC-NJ) and the awards we bestow on legislators for representing the NJ construction industry.  Unfortunately, this…

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November Safety Committee Meeting

Speaker and Topic to be announced! 2023 Safety Sponsor Safety Committee meetings are a member benefit, and are held monthly on the 3rd Thursday at 8:30 a.m., in-person (breakfast provided) or virtually. Network with other safety peers, hear relevant guest speakers, listen and participate in roundtable discussions, get OSHA questions…

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