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What the Biden Vaccine Mandate Means for Home Builders

Filed in Disaster Response, Safety by on September 14, 2021 11 Comments
What the Biden Vaccine Mandate Means for Home Builders

The new vaccine mandate from the Biden administration will be enforced through a new emergency temporary standard (ETS) from OSHA in the coming weeks.

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ICC Public Comment Hearings on Proposed Changes to Building Codes Begin Sept. 21

Filed in Codes and Standards by on September 10, 2021 0 Comments
ICC Public Comment Hearings on Proposed Changes to Building Codes Begin Sept. 21

NAHB members are encouraged to attend the event live or watch via webcast to better understand the code development process.

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Use New NAHB Jobsite Video Resources During National Preparedness Month

Filed in Disaster Response, Safety by on September 8, 2021 0 Comments
Use New NAHB Jobsite Video Resources During National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month, focusing on preparing for disasters and emergencies that could happen at any time. NAHB has two new videos to help.

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Is Your Safety Plan the Best in the Business? Find Out in the SAFE Awards

Filed in Awards, Safety by on August 31, 2021 0 Comments
Is Your Safety Plan the Best in the Business? Find Out in the SAFE Awards

The NAHB/Builders Mutual Safety Award for Excellence awards program is taking applications. Enter today to be recognized as a safety leader in the building industry.

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Total Resident Wellbeing at the Center of Global Innovation Award-Winning Community

Filed in Awards, Design by on August 30, 2021 0 Comments
Total Resident Wellbeing at the Center of Global Innovation Award-Winning Community

Developers, builders and home designers are now more focused than ever on health and wellness considerations in their home plans.

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Class is in Session: September NAHB Live Online Courses

Filed in Education by on August 30, 2021 0 Comments
Class is in Session: September NAHB Live Online Courses

As students return to schools all over the country, take the opportunity to advance your professional skills with live, online courses taught by industry experts.

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Employee vs. Independent Contractor is an Important Distinction for Builders

Filed in Labor, Legal by on August 25, 2021 9 Comments
Employee vs. Independent Contractor is an Important Distinction for Builders

It is important that home builders make hiring decisions with a clear understanding of how the law classifies workers as employees or independent contractors.

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Join NAHB on Aug. 17 for a Free Town Hall on Safe Trenching

Filed in Education, Safety by on August 10, 2021 1 Comment
Join NAHB on Aug. 17 for a Free Town Hall on Safe Trenching

NAHB is hosting a free town hall on Tuesday, Aug. 17 at 2 p.m. that will cover safe trenching techniques and practices and answer questions from participants.

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Stay Cool with Resources from NAHB to Avoid Heat Stress

Filed in Safety by on July 28, 2021 0 Comments
Stay Cool with Resources from NAHB to Avoid Heat Stress

NAHB has created a Heat Stress Safety Toolkit to help home builders mitigate the risks and exposure to heat on the jobsite.

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Hurricane Season: Getting Ahead of the Storm

Filed in Disaster Response, Safety, Sponsored Content by on July 26, 2021 0 Comments
Hurricane Season: Getting Ahead of the Storm

Hurricane season officially began June 1, but it’s never too late to start job-site preparations. Use this guide to protect your workers and jobsites.

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