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NAHB Participates in Roundtable on OSHA’s Vaccine and Testing Mandate

Filed in Advocacy, Material Costs, Workforce Development by on December 7, 2021 0 Comments
NAHB Participates in Roundtable on OSHA’s Vaccine and Testing Mandate

NAHB CEO Jerry Howard spoke today at a roundtable that explored the impact OSHA’s COVID-19 vaccine and testing mandate will have on businesses across the country.

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First OSHA Vaccine and Testing Mandate Deadline is Today, but Enforcement has Halted

Filed in Business Management by on December 6, 2021 0 Comments
First OSHA Vaccine and Testing Mandate Deadline is Today, but Enforcement has Halted

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals recently halted enforcement of OSHA’s mandate for universal COVID-19 vaccinations or weekly testing at companies with more than 100 employees. The Sixth Circuit Court should issue a decision soon on the temporary stay.

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NAHB and SAFE Project Join Resources to Tackle Addiction Crisis

Filed in Safety by on December 3, 2021 0 Comments
NAHB and SAFE Project Join Resources to Tackle Addiction Crisis

Working together, NAHB and SAFE Project have created resources specifically for the construction industry to assist both the worker and supervisor in addressing addiction.

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Don’t Miss These NAHB Webinars in December

Filed in Education by on December 1, 2021 0 Comments
Don’t Miss These NAHB Webinars in December

NAHB Education is closing out 2021 with several insightful webinars in December that are free for all NAHB council members.

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The House That SHE Built Sold in Utah

Filed in Workforce Development by on November 29, 2021 5 Comments
The House That SHE Built Sold in Utah

The House That SHE Built, a new home in Saratoga Springs, Utah designed and built by an all-female crew, recently sold. Much of the proceeds from the sale will be going to advance efforts to get more women in construction, thanks to the work of many volunteers and sponsors.

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NFL Pro-Bowler Says Communication Key in Addressing Mental Health

Filed in Safety by on November 19, 2021 0 Comments
NFL Pro-Bowler Says Communication Key in Addressing Mental Health

Raising awareness about mental health issues by encouraging open and honest conversations is a first step in improving overall worker safety and health. Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson sat down for an interview to discuss the mental health challenges that led him to miss three games in October.

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NAHB Files Petition for Review on OSHA Vaccine and Testing Standard

Filed in Advocacy, Disaster Response, Legal by on November 15, 2021 5 Comments
NAHB Files Petition for Review on OSHA Vaccine and Testing Standard

The petition in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit asks the court to examine OSHA’s rule requiring companies with more than 100 employees to mandate COVID-19 vaccinations or weekly testing.

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NAHB Publishes Guidance for Members on OSHA Vaccination and Testing Rule

Filed in Disaster Response, Safety by on November 12, 2021 3 Comments
NAHB Publishes Guidance for Members on OSHA Vaccination and Testing Rule

The new mandates are being fought in court, but some provisions go into effect Dec. 6, and OSHA inspectors could issue violations beginning then.

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OSHA Issues Emergency Temporary Standard for COVID-19 Vaccinations or Testing

Filed in Safety by on November 4, 2021 20 Comments
OSHA Issues Emergency Temporary Standard for COVID-19 Vaccinations or Testing

The Labor Department this morning published the details of an emergency temporary standard from OSHA that will require all business with 100+ employees to mandate vaccinations for their workers or weekly COVID-19 tests.

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Global Housing Leaders Discuss Housing Affordability in Special NAHB Webinar

Filed in Housing Affordability, IHA by on November 3, 2021 5 Comments
Global Housing Leaders Discuss Housing Affordability in Special NAHB Webinar

Housing leaders from across the world met to discuss housing affordability in a recent shop talk hosted by NAHB.

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