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New Resources Explore How to Change Company Culture on Mental Health

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New Resources Explore How to Change Company Culture on Mental Health

Two new resources published as a part of NAHB’s mental health and wellbeing initiative look at how organizations can change to tackle mental health issues.

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Prevent Avoidable Accidents: Trench Safety Stand Down June 14-18

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Prevent Avoidable Accidents: Trench Safety Stand Down June 14-18

The National Utility Contractors Association is organizing the annual Trench Safety Stand Down the week of June 14 to discuss trench and excavation hazards.

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NAHB Applauds Exclusion of Construction from OSHA’s COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard

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NAHB Applauds Exclusion of Construction from OSHA’s COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard

OSHA issued an emergency temporary standard with requirements for employers to protect workers from COVID-19. The new standard does not apply to construction.

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Mental Health Action Day Reveals Huge Demand for Resources

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Mental Health Action Day Reveals Huge Demand for Resources

NAHB proudly participated in the first Mental Health Action Day to turn mental health awareness into action. The response revealed demand for member resources.

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What Home Builders Need to Know About Vaccinations and Returning to Work

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What Home Builders Need to Know About Vaccinations and Returning to Work

Getting COVID vaccinations to the entire world’s population is one of the largest projects in human history. With such a momentous undertaking, there is uncertainty as new guidance is issued.

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Take a Free, Confidential Screening on Mental Health Action Day Tomorrow

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Take a Free, Confidential Screening on Mental Health Action Day Tomorrow

For Mental Health Action Day, NAHB is asking members to take a free, confidential mental health screening developed for the construction industry.

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NAHB to Participate in First Mental Health Action Day on May 20

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NAHB to Participate in First Mental Health Action Day on May 20

NAHB is partnering with more than 800 leading companies, associations and mental health advocates in the first-ever Mental Health Action Day, on Thursday, May 20.

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Get Ready for the Upcoming Season During Hurricane Preparedness Week

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Get Ready for the Upcoming Season During Hurricane Preparedness Week

During Hurricane Preparedness Week, businesses are encouraged to identify their hurricane risks, develop or update response plans, and gather needed supplies.

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Focus on Fall Prevention Education Next Week

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Focus on Fall Prevention Education Next Week

OSHA’s annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction begins Monday, May 3. Use valuable resources from OSHA and NAHB to educate workers on fall risks and help avoid preventable injuries.

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CDC Hosting Free Webinar on COVID-19 Vaccines Tomorrow for NAHB Members

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CDC Hosting Free Webinar on COVID-19 Vaccines Tomorrow for NAHB Members

The CDC is hosting a free webinar for NAHB members on Wednesday, April 21 at 2 p.m. ET, to address the importance of the COVID-19 vaccines in the construction industry.

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