ABC Keystone Awards Top Contractors for Excellence in Construction at 2019 EIC Gala

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Contact: Kristi Pronovost Director of Marketing & Communications 717.653.8106 or kristi@abckeystone.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – November 8, 2019 ABC Keystone Awards Top Contractors for Excellence in Construction at 2019 EIC Gala (MANHEIM, PA.) The Keystone Chapter of Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) recognized local member contractor firms for their work …

NOTICE – Help Stop the Spread of the Spotted Lanternfly

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What Businesses Need to Know – Permits Now Required Lycorma delicatula, commonly known as the Spotted Lanternfly (SLF), is a new invasive insect that has spread throughout southeastern Pennsylvania since its discovery in Berks County in 2014. SLF presents a significant threat to Pennsylvania agriculture, including the grape, tree-fruit, hardwood …

But We Did Everything Right! Challenging OSHA Citations with the Unpreventable Employee Misconduct Defense

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By: Michael Metz-Topodas, Jonathan Landesman, and Christopher W. Sexton, Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC Despite the construction industry’s few areas of certainty, contractors can invariably count on facing an OSHA compliance inspection at some point. These visits are meant to ensure everyone on-site is following OSHA’s many and …

Politics Never Rests

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By: Douglas M. Dvorchak, Murray, 2019 Chair of the Board – ABC Keystone Politics has never been more divisive. It seems that finding any common ground is difficult in Harrisburg as well as in Washington, D.C. Luckily, ABC has champions in both locations that support our mission. A few ABC …