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

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

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

Make Sure All Workers on Site Are Wearing a Mask

On Monday, October 5, 2020, the Audits and Investigations Unit of the Department of Licenses and Inspections released a reminder to all contractors to be sure that all workers on

L&I Issues Reminder about COVID-19 Related Construction Requirements

On August 5, 2020, the Audit & Inspections Unit for the Philadelphia Department of Licenses & Inspections sent a letter to contractors outlining guidelines to avoid fines. This letter includes

Philadelphia Permits All Construction Activities

The Philadelphia Department of Licensing & Inspections has announced that all remaining limitations on construction activity have been lifted provided that proper permits have been issued. You can see the

Increased Job Site Security Measures from City of Philadelphia

The City of Philadelphia's Department of Licenses and Inspections has sent a letter to contractors asking them to pay specific and on-going attention to the security of active construction job

Philadelphia L&I Enforcement of Philadelphia’s COVID-19 Requirements

Philadelphia’s Department of Licenses and Inspections’s Director of Audits and Investigations, Will Fernandez, Esq., sent an email to contractors with licenses in Philadelphia describing the coming shift in the enforcement

Philadelphia L&I Expands the Scope of “Emergency Work”

The Philadelphia Department of Licenses & Inspections has just expanded the scope of “Emergency Work” projects that are authorized to proceed under the current orders that regulate construction. Projects that