Union Carpenters Light the Way

Members of Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters (EAS Carpenters) are lighting the way in construction: During COVID-19 response, they are working on essential projects following strict safety protocols

GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: COVID-19 Job Site Protocols (Updated May 15, 2020)

This GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk discusses GBCA's suggested COVID-19 Job Site Protocols - as they pertain to workers. Please visit our COVID-19 Safety Resources for the full Recommended Job Site

GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: COVID-19 Information (Updated May 15, 2020)

This GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk discusses general information about coronavirus (COVID-19). Scroll down to read it. Click below to download the Toolbox Talk as a printable handout. DOWNLOAD  

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Philadelphia Department of Licenses and Inspections Revised Time Period Limitations

The Philadelphia Department of Licenses and Inspections released new updates, revising the work time period limitations on commercial and large residential projects. These revisions will permit adherence to safety requirements

Philadelphia L&I Permitting and Inspections Issues

GBCA has partnered with the Philadelphia Department of Licenses & Inspections (L&I) to help respond to contractor issues with their department processes. Contractors with building inspection requests for L&I should

Reopening a Business After the Coronavirus Shutdown

GBCA member Madison Risk Group (MRG) has shared a document detailing issues that businesses should consider as they reopen after shutting down for coronavirus (COVID-19) response. As stay-at-home orders are

GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: Refresh Your Job Safety Memory

This week’s GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk provides a general refresher about safety hazards on the job site. Especially after time away from the job site, its important to get back

Philadelphia Construction Project Guidelines Beginning May 1, 2020

Mayor Jim Kenney today announced an Executive Order detailing the resumption of construction activity in Philadelphia, in light of the Governor’s order allowing resumption statewide on Friday, May 1. Under

Governor Wolf Provides Guidance for Construction to Resume on May 1

All businesses in the construction industry in the commonwealth are permitted to resume in-person operations starting Friday, May 1 – one week earlier than previously announced. Yesterday evening, the Wolf