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How to use Project Management to Limit Construction Delays

If you are on the project management team, you know the buck ultimately stops with you. But, if you are like many contractors, you might not have a plan in place to ensure everything is completed on-time and within project scope.

Although construction delays are common, they can be minimized if you follow these five simple tips. Read more

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Sun Safety Tips for Contractors with Outdoor Jobs

Sometimes, there’s nothing better than working outdoors. But in the heat of the summer, outdoor jobs, like construction, can become grueling or even downright dangerous. Long hours of exposure to the sun can lead to major and minor problems like sun burn, heatstroke or ultimately skin cancer.

If your job requires extended time in the sun, use these four tips to help survive the summer. Read more

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The Nuts and Bolts of Short Term Disability Insurance

In construction and other skilled trades, employee illness and injury is a common occurrence. As a result, many employers provide short term disability insurance that protects their employees when they cannot work. Since most workers’ savings might last only a few months of missed paychecks, employees are increasingly choosing companies that offer the best insurance packages. Read more