OSHA Issues Temporary Standard for COVID19 Vaccination & Testing
Good Morning, As expected OSHA has posted, as of this morning, their Emergency Temporary Standard for COVID 19 Vaccination and Testing. Please reference the following: -OSHA Site: https://www.osha.gov/coronavirus/ets2 -News Release from Dept. of Labor: https://www.dol.gov/newsroom/releases/osha/osha20211104 Under this standard, covered employers must develop, implement and enforce a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy, unless they adopt a policy requiring employees...
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Government Affairs Update Regarding Infrastructure Bill
CRMCA Members: With the failure of the House to pass the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), here is a state of play on Washington and an explanation of what transpired last week. Late Thursday evening, House Progressive Democrats were still holding out against the IIJA in order to force passage of the “as yet...
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Member Update: COVID Announcement
Dear CRMCA Member, As you have probably heard by now, late last week President Biden announced new measures his administration will undertake to continue to combat COVID-19. Included in those measures with an aim of “vaccinating the unvaccinated, ”President Biden stated the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is developing an Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS)...
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CRMCA Awards 2021 Scholarships to 8 Recipiants
CRMCA was honored to award our 2021 Scholarship Recipients at the CRMCA Summer Convention June 13-15, 2021.  This year’s recipients are attending schools through NC and SC in the fall with many of them focused on Construction Management.  We applaud these students for their efforts and wish them all the best in the coming year!...
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Say NO to the Pro Act!
The PRO Act is once again gaining momentum in Congress. The Senate is preparing to hold a hearing on the PRO Act in the coming weeks, President Biden included it in his American Jobs Plan infrastructure proposal, and House Democrats have indicated that they will include it in an upcoming reconciliation package. It is critical...
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