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OSHA Puts on Hold Defense of Policy Regarding Workplace Inspections

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has put on hold its court defense of its policy that allows union representatives to accompany inspectors during inspections of non-union workplaces, according to Bloomberg BNA. Attorneys for OSHA told a federal judge the agency needs a 30-day delay to allow the incoming Trump administration to have adequate time […]

Tennessee Association of Roofing Contractors and National Women in Roofing

In January, National Women in Roofing (NWIR) a national organization focused on the empowerment of women within the roofing industry was asked to visit the Tennessee Association of Roofing Contractors. NWIR Chair, Heidi J. Ellsworth shared information about the association and their goals. Most importantly they discussed how the women of Tennessee can be involved. […]

Senate Passes Measure to Repeal “Blacklisting” Rule

On March 6, the Senate voted 49-48 for H.J. Res. 37, a Resolution of Disapproval that would scrap regulations and guidance implementing former President Obama’s Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order, according to Construction Labor Report. Dubbed the “blacklisting” rule by business groups, the Executive Order requires federal contractors to disclose labor and employment […]

Tennessee Association of Roofing Contractors and National Women in Roofing

In January, National Women in Roofing (NWIR) a national organization focused on the empowerment of women within the roofing industry was asked to visit the Tennessee Association of Roofing Contractors (TARC).  NWIR Chair, Heidi J. Ellsworth shared information about the association and their goals. Most importantly they discussed how the women of Tennessee can be involved. […]

TARC Scholarship Applications Are Due May 19! 

The Tennessee Association of Roofing Contractors has established a scholarship program to assist students of TARC members, who plan to pursue post-secondary education in college and vocational programs. Three scholarships will be awarded for one year in the amount of $1,000 each. Contractor’s Dependent Scholarship – $1,000 Contractor’s Dependent Scholarship – $1,000 Thomas Herbert Scholarship – $1,000 […]

New Rules Expedite Licensure for Military Personnel and Spouses in the Tennessee Board for Licensing Contractors Effective February 15, 2017

The Tennessee Board for Licensing Contractors considered new rules at a regularly scheduled meeting conducted on July 26, 2016. These rules were filed with the Secretary of State on November 17, 2016 and will become effective on February 15, 2017. These rules have been filed as Proposed Rules and will be promulgated without a hearing […]

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