holiday office hours
The ABC So-Cal office will be closing at noon on Wednesday, november 25, and returning Monday, November 30.
Holiday closures will continue with the office closing at noon on thursday, december 24, and returning Monday, January 4. we wish you all a wonderful holiday season!
ABC So-Cal Announces New President/CEO
ABC So-Cal is excited to introduce our new President/CEO Dawn Benton. Please join us in welcoming Dawn to the ABC Southern California Chapter!
Dawn has relocated from Sacramento where she served as CEO of the California Society of Health-System Pharmacists. California Society of Health-System Pharmacists is the largest state association for pharmacists, representing over 5,000 members. She has a proven track record that demonstrates expertise in organizational structure, advocacy, strategy development, crisis management, and customer satisfaction. She has managed all business of the association including membership expansion, membership retention, finances, conference planning, policy development and government relations. Dawn holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration from St. Mary’s College of California.
Dawn will be a great asset to our chapter and the ideal person to build on what we have already achieved and lead us forward through new challenges and opportunities.
22nd Annual Craft Championships
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Mark your calendars for our biggest event of the year! With over 500 participants last year, "vendor row" is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable exposure while supporting the training and education programs at ABC. Interested in being a vendor? Click HERE
ARE YOU A DIVERSITY LEADER IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY?
ABC is committed to supporting industry efforts to overcome the challenges and maximize the opportunities associated with an increasingly diverse workforce, client base and subcontractor/supplier base.
The ABC National Diversity Excellence Awards
recognize members that display exemplary diversity leadership in their workforce, supply chain and community with best-in-class recruitment policies, retention practices, and training and mentoring programs.
Winners of the National Diversity Excellence Awards will be recognized at the ABC National Excellence in Construction Awards celebration on March 2, 2016 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Final rule issued on confined spaces in construction
OSHA recently issued a final rule for confined spaces in construction, which mirrors the general industry standard but adds certain provisions tailored specifically to the construction industry including an emphasis on training, monitoring and evaluating, as well as communication on multi-employer sites. The rule is set to go into effect Aug. 3. Read More... OSHA FactSheet ClickSafety FAQ sheet