Current Issue: August 2022

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Mechanical Insulation: Preventing Carbon from Entering the Atmosphere

Just as the cheapest form of energy is the energy you don’t use in the first place, the easiest and most cost-effective way to reduce CO2 in the atmosphere is to prevent it from being released in the first place—think about insulation first!

Inflation Busters—Protecting Profits as Costs Rise

Inflation is challenging every business these days. Read about how practicing a few key strategies can make the difference between surviving and thriving.

Top 5 Ways to Reduce Fall Hazard Risk

Fall incidents happen infrequently, but they can be catastrophic when they do occur. Here are five simple rules to protect your personnel and your company from fall hazard risk.

Prevent the Chain Reaction of Cybercrime in Construction

If you think cybercrime is something that happens to other industries, think again—construction was the industry most frequently hit by ransomware in 2021. Damage to a business’ finances and reputation affect everyone they work with. Learn how to protect yourself and your vendors, suppliers, and customers.

Not If, but When: Virginia Legislation Bans Pay-if-Paid Clauses in Construction Contracts

A new law in Virginia likely will affect the contractual relationships between prime contractors and their subs. What does it mean, when does it go into effect, and might it be a sign of things to come in other states?