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May 23, 2022
  Annual Survey by HCSS and Associated General Contractors of America Finds Drivers and Passengers are at Greater Risk of Injury and Death in Work Zone Crashes, As Officials Urge Drivers to Be Careful this Summer Sixty-four percent of highway contractors report that motor vehicles had… Read More

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First Update in 40 Years to DBRA Regulations On March 11, the Wage and Hour Division (WHD) of the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) released a proposed rule to significantly revise the regulations implementing the Davis-Bacon Act and its prevailing wage. This 40-year awaited update reverts… Read More
March 24, 2022
Aligns with Executive Order Proposing Pay History Ban for Federal Contractors Marking Equal Pay Day, on March 15th the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) issued a new directive to promote greater contractor attention concerning the proactive and… Read More
March 24, 2022
Aligns with Executive Order Proposing Pay History Ban for Federal Contractors On March 22nd, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) issued a proposed modification to a final rule that aims to create a streamlined, efficient and flexible… Read More
March 24, 2022
Business Development within the construction industry presents multiple challenges as competition levels rise, continued supply obstacles occur, and labor shortages pressure companies to do more with less.  On this episode, members of AGC’s Business Development Forum – Chris Martin, President… Read More
March 22, 2022
AGC of America’s Union Contractors Committee will meet during the association’s 2022 Annual Convention on Wednesday, March 30, at 1:00 p.m. in the Gaylord Texan’s Grapevine 5-6 rooms. All union contractors and chapter staff registered for the Convention are encouraged to attend. The meeting will… Read More
March 22, 2022
AGC of America is releasing a series of new coronavirus public service ads that feature Spanish-speaking construction workers urging their colleagues to get vaccinated for COVID. Each of the workers featured in the ads was unvaccinated and had a near-death experience with the coronavirus. They want… Read More
March 21, 2022
In a favorable decision issued March 11, the TN Court of Appeals agreed with AGC of America and AGC of Tennessee that a subcontractor cannot sue a general contractor on one and the same set of facts for not only breach of contract (seeking to recover its purely economic losses) but also in tort for… Read More
March 17, 2022
  Construction employment increased in nearly three out of four U.S. metro areas in January compared to a year ago, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of new government employment data. Association officials welcomed the widespread job gains but… Read More
March 17, 2022
Prices of construction materials used in new nonresidential construction jumped more than 21 percent from February  2021 to February 2022, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of government data released today. The association noted that more recent price… Read More
March 15, 2022
  Construction employment remains below pre-pandemic levels in 21 states and D.C. while 29 states now employ more construction workers than in February 2020, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials… Read More
March 14, 2022