Nominations are now being accepted! All M&SCA member contractors are encouraged to submit an application for the annual Safety Awards. In order to be considered, your company nomination must be submitted by March 16, 2014. All submission information will be kept strictly confidential. Awards will be presented at the Spring Membership Meeting on April 23, 2015.
Read more and apply today by clicking here.
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) recently revised its Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace. The most current version, NFPA 70E – 2015 will become effective on January 1, 2015, replacing NFPA 70E – 2012.
Summary of Key Changes Affecting Mechanical Service Work: Continue reading
Thursday | January 22, 2015 | Crowne Plaza Valley Forge
3pm: “Put Your Phone Down!” Business Etiquette Seminar
5pm: Cocktails & Networking
6pm: Dinner, Board of Directors Elections, Association Updates
7pm: Poker Tournament, Craps, & Roulette
We did it!
By now you may have heard that The Senate passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill late Saturday, which included many of the recommendations put forward by Solutions Not Bailouts! This could not have happened without the support and effort of each of you. Your donations, phone calls, emails, and letters to Congress put us over the top!
Like many other political issues in the past, we were told this would be tough to pass. We have been working with the national MCAA and their General Counsel John McNerney for over two years to restructure the federal pension law as it relates to multiemployer pension Continue reading
What’s Going On
House and Senate leadership are conferring about whether multiemployer pension reform is possible on a bill that may move through Congress next week! Leaders of the House Education and Workforce Committee have drafted the multiemployer pension reform measure and have been awaiting word from the Senate that it will consider the measure if it’s attached to a bill that is moving. So far, House and Senate leaders have been unable to muster that assurance, primarily due to opposition from one or two Democratic Senators. Continue reading