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  • DOL Proposes Rule to Clarify Employee and Independent Contractor Status Under the Fair Labor Standards Act

    Today, the Department of Labor issued a new proposed rule addressing the classification of workers as independent contractors.
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  • Hurricane Sally

    Today as Hurricane Sally moves through our communities, conditions will remain hazardous for workers who will be restoring power and performing cleanup and recovery operations. OSHA wants you to stay safe while helping others. Resources are available to help keep workers safe after hurricanes and floods. OSHA’s toll-free number (800-321-6742) is available 24 hours a day.
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  • NECA Disaster Relief Fund: Contribute Now

    In 2005, the NECA Disaster Relief Fund was established following the destruction of Hurricane Katrina, as a tool so electrical contractors and NECA Chapters can help others in their industry recently impacted by natural disasters. Now, we are asking for your assistance to help your fellow contractors recently impacted by Hurricane Laura, and by fires on the West Coast.
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  • An Open Dialog on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Webinar

    More than just buzz words, diversity, equity and inclusion are the path forward for the success of the electrical construction industry. In this webinar, we will talk about NECA’s progression on these efforts and will discuss the importance of each element, where we are now and where we need to go. This session will also help participants unpack unconscious bias and understand blind spots. We encourage all NECA members to be part of the transformation to ensure our industry can be welcoming and inclusive to all. Join our panelists Maureen O’Brien, Alex Willis and Ronald Bailey in this dialogue, moderated by Jef Fagan.
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  • NECA Names Steve Chesley as Executive Director of the Eastern Region

    The National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) announced it has named Steve Chesley as Executive Director, Eastern Region, effective September 15.
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  • Official Notice: NECA District Vice Presidents Nominated

    In accordance with Section 10.4 (b) of the National Bylaws, the following people have been nominated for District Vice President for two-year terms commencing January 1, 2021.
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  • Worker Safety and Health Resources for Hurricane and Flood Cleanup and Recovery

    For questions and assistance with this resource list and the linked documents,please contact Christopher Lawver, DTSEM/OEMP, at (202) 693-1985.
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