OSHA Releases Instruction on Silica Inspection Procedures and Enforcement Policies

OSHA's latest compliance directive, Inspection Procedures for the Respirable Crystalline Silica Standards, clarifies OSHA’s respirable crystalline silica exposure inspection procedures and enforcement policies. The new directive provides OSHA compliance safety

CCT Podcast: The Impact of Union Contractors On The Greater Philadelphia Construction Business

Listen to the latest podcast from Carpenter Contractor Trust: in this episode, Benjamin Connors, Esq., President & CEO of the General Building Contractors Association discusses the organization's contribution to the

Updated Memoranda of Agreement and Recommended Job Site Protocol

Through our partnership with the Philadelphia Building Trades Council and the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters, GBCA has launched two initiatives that provide some of the tools you

GBCA COVID-19 Webinar Series: Navigating the New Normal

GBCA is holding a five-part webinar series for the Philadelphia region's construction industry, as we all begin to navigate this new normal of working through a pandemic. Please join us

GBCA COVID-19 Webinar Series: Navigating the New Normal

GBCA is holding a five-part webinar series for the Philadelphia region's construction industry, as we all begin to navigate this new normal of working through a pandemic. Please join us

6abc Segment Spotlights Workforce Development Programs

On March 21, 2020, 6abc Action News Weekend Update spotlighted two workforce development initiatives supported by GBCA. Host Gina Gannon visited the University of Pennsylvania’s New College House West project

GBCA Staff Working, But Office Closed to the Public in Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

As we continue to evaluate the coronavirus and its effects on the Philadelphia region, we want to make our members aware of updates regarding GBCA’s response. At this time, one

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GBCA and NAWIC Spotlight Philadelphia’s Women in Construction

For Women in Construction Week (March 1-7, 2020), and Women’s History Month (March), NAWIC Philadelphia Chapter 145 and GBCA are spotlighting several women in our industry. Scroll down to learn