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FCA Legislative Update: Week of 6-19-17

Posted: 06/23/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 6-19-17 is available! Topics covered in this week's update include: healthcare, FY 18 budget, apprenticeship programs, opioid crisis, OMB, Cuba, natural gas...

New FCA Affiliate: Twin Cities Glass Association

Posted: 06/21/2017
The Twin Cities Glass Association has recognized the value in engaging with the FCA community and has signed on to be an FCA Affiliate! FCA looks forward to continued involvement with Twin Cities...

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 6-12-17

Posted: 06/16/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 6-12-17 is now available! Topics covered include: apprenticeship programs, worker misclassification guidance, omnibus appropriations package, Affordable...

FCA Finisher - 2017 ILC Recap - Available!

Posted: 06/15/2017
A special edition of the FCA Finisher is now available that recaps the 2017 FCA International Leadership Council!

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 6-5-17

Posted: 06/09/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 6-5-17 is available! Headlines from this week's update include: Congressional Overview, President Trump to Nominate Christopher Wray as Next FBI...

NACC AG&M Webinar : Join Us for a Technical Case Study and Open Discussion!

Posted: 06/08/2017
Join FCA International and the North American Contractor Certification (NACC) Program for Architectural Glass & Metal for a webinar on Wednesday, June 28 at 1 PM CT.Speakers Terry Webb (President...

FCA Safety Bulletin -- May 2017

Posted: 05/31/2017
The FCA Safety Bulletin for May 2017 is available! Key topics covered include: fall protection, harnesses and lanyards, OSHA's Volks Recordkeeping Rule, OSHA Crane Regulations Compliance Deadline.

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 5-22-17

Posted: 05/26/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 5-22-17 is now available! Healthcare, infrastructure and the FY 18 budget are some of the key topics covered!

FCA Safety Webinar - OSHA Recordkeeping Review and Update

Posted: 05/26/2017
FCA's Safety Webinar on OSHA's Recordkeeping Rule is on FCA's YouTube page!OSHA issued an update to its Recordkeeping Rule, which has taken effect on Jan. 1, 2017. This new rule updates the...

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 5-15-17 now available!

Posted: 05/23/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 5-15-17 is now available for download!

FCA Finisher: Volume 17, Issue 2

Posted: 05/16/2017
The FCA Finisher: Volume 17, Issue 2 is available!

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 5-8-17

Posted: 05/12/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 5-8-17 is available for download!

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 5-1-17

Posted: 05/08/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 5-1-17 is available for download!

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 4-24-17

Posted: 04/28/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 4-24-17 is available for download!

FCA Safety Bulletin for April 2017 Now Available!

Posted: 04/24/2017
The FCA Safety Bulletin for April 2017 is now available for download! Key topics in this month's bulletin include: hazard communication, chemcial gloves, OSHA crane operator requirements and osha's...

CLRC Construction Labor Trends and Outlook for 2017

Posted: 04/14/2017
The CLRC's Construction Labor Trends and Outlook for 2017 is now available!

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 4-3-17

Posted: 04/10/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 4-3-17 is available for download!

New FCA Affiliate: Hawaii Wall & Ceiling Industry Association

Posted: 04/03/2017
The Hawaii Wall & Ceiling Industry Association (HWCIA), based out of Honolulu, HI, recognized the value of the FCA community and signed on to become an FCA Affiliate.  The HWCIA is led by...

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 3-27-17

Posted: 03/31/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 3-27-17 is available for download!

FCA Finisher: Volume 17, Issue 1

Posted: 03/31/2017
The FCA Finisher: Volume 17, Issue 1 is available!

FCA Safety Bulletin for March 2017 Now Available!

Posted: 03/30/2017
The FCA Safety Bulletin for March 2017 is now available for download! Key topics in this month's bulletin include: trenching and excavation, head protection, osha language guidelines and osha's...

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 3-13-17

Posted: 03/17/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 3-13-17 is available for download!

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 3-6-17

Posted: 03/13/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 3-6-17 is available for download!

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 2-27-17

Posted: 03/03/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 2-27-17 is available for download!

FCA Safety Webinar Posted Online: OSHA's New Respirable Crystalline Silica Standard for Construction

Posted: 02/24/2017
FCA's recent safety webinar on OSHA's new respirable crystalline silica standard for construction is now on FCA's YouTube page!

IUPAT Releases Pulse of the Industry Initiative Video

Posted: 02/20/2017
The IUPAT recently produced a video explaining the Pulse of the Industry Initiative, which aims to bring together labor and management to develop a plan that will expand market share for FCA members...

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 2-13-17

Posted: 02/17/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 2-13-17 is available for download!

CLRC Settlements Report - Dec. 2016

Posted: 02/13/2017
The CLRC Settlements Report for Dec. 2016 is available for review!

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 2-6-17

Posted: 02/06/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 2-6-17 is now available for download!

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 1-30-17

Posted: 02/02/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 1-30-17 is available for download!

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 1-23-17

Posted: 01/27/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 1-23-17 is available for download!

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 1-16-17

Posted: 01/20/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 1-16-17 is available for download!

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 1-9-17

Posted: 01/13/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 1-9-17 is available for download!

FCA International Launches Audio Series with Podcast on DOL's Final Rule on Paid Sick Leave

Posted: 01/11/2017
Podcast: DOL's Final Rule on Paid Sick Leave FCA has officially launched the FCA Audio Series with its first podcast on the DOL's Final Rule on Paid Sick Leave! The rule went into effect on Jan. 1,...

Celebrating 20 Years of FCA International!

Posted: 01/10/2017
FCA Members, Today, your international association reaches a milestone that not all organizations are fortunate enough to reach: FCA International is officially 20 years old! It's hard to...

FCA Legislative Update: Week of 1-2-17

Posted: 01/06/2017
The FCA Legislative Update for the week of 1-2-17 is now available for download!

FCA CREST Awards Registration now Open!

Posted: 01/05/2017
Registration for the seventh-annual FCA International CREST Awards is now open! Contractors can enter for a chance to be recognized as a leader in safety excellence. Don't miss your chance to...

FCA Safety Webinar Posted Online: Effective Safety Management Systems

Posted: 12/01/2016
FCA's Safety Webinar on Effective Safety Management Systems is on FCA's YouTube page!

Notice: New OSHA Regulation Going into Effect on 12/1 that May Require Change in STAR Eligibility Rules

Posted: 11/23/2016
FCA CEO Anthony Darkangelo and IUPAT President Kenneth Rigmaiden issued a joint letter regarding new regulations from OSHA that may require a change in the eligibility rules for local STAR...

FCA Safety Webinar Posted Online: Confined Spaces

Posted: 09/28/2016
FCA's Safety Webinar on Confined Spaces is on FCA's YouTube page!

FCA Safety Webinar Posted Online: OSHA Compliance for Finishing Contractors

Posted: 09/28/2016
FCA's Safety Webinar on OSHA Compliance for Finishing Contractors is on FCA's YouTube page!

Curtainwall Coalition Gears Up in Tariff Battle; Opposition “Not Going Anywhere”

Posted: 09/16/2016
An alliance of West Coast-based curtainwall producers in a legal battle regarding tariffs is looking to take its campaign to a national level. Its opponents are confidently prepared to continue the...

FCA International CBA Negotiation Checklist

Posted: 09/01/2016
In 2015, FCA International developed a best-practices checklist for steps that should be taken before, during and after the collective bargaining process. Bargaining groups should use this document...

FCA Posts Strike Whitepapers

Posted: 08/31/2016
FCA International posted three whitepapers, developed by FCA legal counsel, pertaining to strikes. They are: Strike Contingency Issues in the Construction Industry, Guide to Reserved Gates in the...

FCA Toolbox Talk Program Webinar on FCA's YouTube Page

Posted: 06/01/2016
Watch FCA's Toolbox Talk Program Webinar on YouTube to learn about this member service!

FCA Finisher: Volume 16, Issue 2 Now Available!

Posted: 03/30/2016
The FCA Finisher: Volume 16, Issue 2 is now available for download!

Two Leading Contractors Earn North American Contractor Certification

Posted: 11/30/2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Jeremy Fitch FCA InternationalDirector of Communications: jfitch@finishingcontractors.org(419) 304-0066 cellular (866) 322-3477 office (630) 590-5272 fax Nov. 12,...

Industry Partners

IUPAT Members Take Part in Community Day of Action

Posted: 04/24/2017
Hanover, MD – On Saturday, April 22, over 2,000 International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT) members across the United States and Canada put their hearts and skills to work for their...

Robert Abney, FL. Crane & Sons, Inc. Elected 2016-2017 President of ASA

Posted: 06/13/2016
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Members of the American Subcontractors Association elected Robert Abney, F.L. Crane & Sons, Inc., to serve as the 2016-17 president of ASA, a national trade association...

Member

FCA Member Company TJ Wies Contracting Named Specialty Contractor of the Year by the AGC of Missouri

Posted: 01/05/2017
LAKE ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI, November, 2016 — TJ Wies Contracting was named the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Missouri’s Specialty Contractor of the Year (SCOTY) at the 19th Annual AGC...

Niles Industrial Coatings Acquires George Young & Sons, Inc.

Posted: 09/06/2016
Peoria, Illinois: After months of searching for a company that embraced the same values of family, safety, quality and integrity, Niles Industrial Coatings, LLC (NIC) of Fenton, Michigan, has...

Cherry Hill Glass Featured by Glass Magazine for NACC Certification

Posted: 08/30/2016
Cherry Hill Glass, the latest architectural glass & metal company to earn an NACC certification, was featured by Glass Magazine for earning the industry-leading certification. Read the full...
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