Author Archives: Jodi Torboli

CAWP COVID-19 Awareness Training Available Online

The COVID-19 Pandemic Response Training Tool helps contractors and their employees comply with current training requirements and educates participants about the facts of the COVID-19 pandemic and how they can protect themselves and those around them. The goal of this program is to provide online COVID-19 awareness training for the industry. The program has four […]

DOL Launches Families First Coronavirus Response Act Public Awareness Campaign

PSAs Will Promote Workers’ Rights to Paid Sick Leave, Safe Workplaces, and Lawful Pay The United States Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division (WHD) recently announced the launch of a far-reaching public awareness campaign to remind workers that the agency is committed to ensuring their workplace rights during the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure […]

Join AGC for the Construction Industry’s Number One Conference for IT Professionals.

The AGC IT Conference provides attendees with a unique opportunity to engage with fellow construction IT professionals from around the country and learn first-hand how to better implement and utilize cutting-edge tools to make their organizations more productive and efficient. Due to travel and meeting restrictions, this year’s conference is going virtual, but AGC promise’s […]

CAWP Golf Outing – Sponsorships Available

Show your support for CAWP by becoming a sponsor of the 2020 CAWP Golf Outing. Several options and pricing levels are available. Customized sponsorships are also available. Please contact Emily for details. CORPORATE SPONSORSHIPSCorporate Cocktail Reception sponsorships are available in Gold, Silver and Bronze levels. All reception sponsors will have signage displayed during cocktail hour. […]

PA Travel Advisory

The Association has received several inquiries about Governor Wolf’s recent announcement regarding traveling to states with COVID-19 surges.  On July 2, 2020, the Pennsylvania Department of Health issued a COVID-19 travel advisory.  However, unlike the quarantine mandates declared by New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut, this order only recommends quarantine at home for 14 days […]

PA Department of Health Order Regarding Wearing Masks

Another issue the Association has been working on relates to wearing masks on highway construction projects.  Prior to July 3, the Pennsylvania Department of Health, through a Frequently Asked Questions document, had been advising that essential workers who are working outdoors performing heavy physical activities do not need to wear a mask if it impedes […]

CAWP Participates in AGC Virtual Media Event on Jobs and Work Zone Safety

On Tuesday, June 30, 2020, CAWP Director of Industry Relations Jason Koss joined officials with the Associated General Contractors of America and HCSS to discusses the importance of highway work zone safety. During the virtual event, new survey results highlighting the dangers of highway work zones for motorists and workers were unveiled and new data […]

URGENT ACTION ALERT

Tell Congress and President Trump to advance the $1.5 trillion infrastructure bill! The Moving Forward Act (H.R. 2) provides resources to build roads and bridges, public transit, airports, schools, hospitals, affordable housing, water infrastructure, locks, dams, levees and more. With 1,187,000 construction workers unemployed, our elected leaders must act now to protect existing and create […]