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

Fully Vaccinated Philadelphians Don’t Need Masks Outdoors

Beginning Friday, May 21, 2021, fully vaccinated people do not require masks outdoors in the City of Philadelphia. Masks, however, are still required indoors. Unvaccinated or not-yet-fully-vaccinated individuals should still

COVID-19 Vaccine Awareness Week in Construction, April 19-23

Please join AGC of America, and its partners on the Construction Industry Safety Coalition, and participate in the COVID-19 Vaccine Awareness Week in Construction, April 19-23, in response to media

COVID-19: What We Have Learned and What We Are Still Learning

Attend the next OSHA-VPP Philadelphia Area Virtual Best Practices Workshop for an update on managing COVID-19 protocols on the jobsite. This workshop is hosted by Janssen and Johnson & Johnson

Employee Retention Credit Extends Through End of 2021

The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) extends Employee Retention Credit extends through December 31, 2021. From Kreischer Miller: The Employee Retention Credit (ERC) is a refundable tax credit available to

UPDATE: Philadelphia Emergency Paid Sick Leave

Philadelphia City Council unanimously passed an Emergency Paid Sick Leave Bill on Thursday, March 19, 2021. The Mayor signed the bill on March 29, 2021 and the City has released

CPWR Webinar: Protecting Construction Workers from COVID-19

Protecting Construction Workers: Guidance on Mitigating and Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in the Workplace Date: Thursday, February 25, 2021 Time: 1pm – 1:45pm REGISTER   OSHA’s new guidance

Workforce COVID-19 Vaccine Planning for Employers

The City of Philadelphia recently launched the Workforce COVID-19 Vaccine Planning Form for Philadelphia-based organizations and companies that employ workers in Phase 1B or 1C. ALL construction workers fall under