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May 23, 2024
  Sixty-four percent of highway contractors report that motor vehicles had crashed into their construction work zones during the past year, putting motorists and workers at risk, according to the results of a new highway work zone study conducted by the Associated General Contractors of… Read More

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As previously reported, efforts to limit or outright prohibit the use of employee non-compete agreements have gained considerable momentum in the past year with several states, including California, Minnesota, North Dakota, and Oklahoma, banning non-competes entirely. Now, on April 23, 2024, the… Read More
April 24, 2024
Join us in St. Louis, Missouri, July 16 – 18, for this year's Construction Safety, Health & Environmental Conference At this year’s conference, you will have the opportunity to:  Connect with your peers in the construction industry.  Find solutions to your company’s greatest… Read More
April 24, 2024
  The Associated General Contractors of America released today a new, first-of-its-kind, decarbonization playbook designed to help firms assess, track and reduce greenhouse gas emissions for the projects they build. The new resource, titled The AGC Playbook on Decarbonization and Carbon… Read More
April 22, 2024
  (April 15, 2024) AGC of Washington's Construction Leadership Council (CLC) recently wrapped-up yet another successful philanthropic effort. This extremely well-planned kitchen-renovation project demonstrated the skill of the next generation of construction leaders, all focused on… Read More
April 22, 2024
Meet Anthony, Chair of the AGC Construction Leadership Committee (CLC)! Anthony has over 17 years of leadership responsibility with Pepper Construction. His experience includes working on some the companies most high-profile and complex institutional projects designed by world-renowned architects… Read More
April 22, 2024
  Construction employment increased in 39 states in March from a year earlier, while 36 states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between February and March, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America… Read More
April 19, 2024
The 2024 Construction Super Conference (CSC) will occur at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas from December 9 – 11, 2024, and offer continuing legal education. This year’s Call for Presentations is now open through Friday, June 7, 2024. Find the Call for Presentations here. All educational content will… Read More
April 19, 2024
On April 18, the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) issued its final rule to better protect miners against occupational exposure to respirable crystalline silica. The final rule will not only cover contractors who operate surface mines, but also any contractor who performs construction or… Read More
April 18, 2024
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) final rule to regulate certain per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA or Superfund as it is more commonly known) has cleared the interagency review process.… Read More
April 18, 2024
The AGC Contracts & Construction Law page recently added significant new content.  Among these updates is a new dispute resolution and mitigation subpage featuring a recent paper by Christoper Brasco of Watt, Tieder LLP entitled Mediation Uncompromised. The paper emphasizes the importance… Read More
April 18, 2024