OSHA Releases COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing ETS

UPDATED November 9, 2021 with AGC's Summary of OSHA's COVID-19 Vaccination & Testing ETS. On November 4, 2021, the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Federal COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates

On Thursday, September 9, 2021, President Biden issued two Executive Orders regarding COVID-19 Vaccine Requirements for federal workers and federal contractors, as well as more details of the White House’s

Philadelphia COVID-19 Protocols Clarification for Construction Workers in Healthcare and Higher Education

On August 13, 2021, the City of Philadelphia mandated that workers in healthcare and higher education be vaccinated against COVID-19 by October 15. Since then, the City has shared with

2021-09-11T10:45:20-04:00September 11th, 2021|Categories: Advocacy, Hard Hat Chat, Safety|Tags: , , |

Philadelphia’s L&I Updates Mask Mandate Clarification for Construction

Following the City of Philadelphia’s updated mask mandate, in effect starting on August 12, the Department of Licenses & Inspections updated its clarification for the construction industry. The mask mandate

Philadelphia Updates Mask Requirements to Slow Spread of COVID-19

In response to rising cases of COVID-19 in Philadelphia, partly due to the Delta variant, the City of Philadelphia has updated its mask requirements in the city. The following clarification

2021-08-16T08:01:59-04:00August 15th, 2021|Categories: Hard Hat Chat, Industry News, Resources|Tags: , , , , |

City of Philadelphia and CDC Update COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the City of Philadelphia have updated their guidance for individuals fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and now recommend that fully vaccinated individuals wear

City of Philadelphia Recommends Wearing Masks Indoors

COVID-19 infections are on the rise, largely due to the Delta variant. In Philadelphia, hospitalizations of children infected with COVID-19 are increasing. The City of Philadelphia’s Department of Health now

Philadelphia Lifts Mask Requirement for Vaccinated Construction Workers

As of Friday, June 11, 2021, the City of Philadelphia no longer requires mask-wearing for vaccinated people in most indoor settings; outdoor mask wearing requirements have already been lifted in