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Education Corner

New! Wage and Hour Regulations
for Illinois Employers

Supervisor Development and Training

Workers' Compensation Workshop

Protesting Unemployment Insurance Claims

IRS §414 Controlled Group and Affiliated Service Group Rules

Safety Corner







MARBA Update





Upcoming Events





Prevailing Wage Seminar

Safety Committee Meeting

Labor Relations Reception





Ernie Peterson Plumbing Celebrates 50 Years!
This year, Ernie Peterson Plumbing, Inc. of Waukegan, will be celebrating its 50th year in business. Ernie began the business in 1965 and it was a family affair from the very beginning. Click here for registration information



Fatal Crash in 2013 Results in Vehicular Homicide Charges

The charges against Nashville Ready Mix Inc., Nashville Ready Mix of Clarksville LLC, Nashville Ready Mix of West Nashville LLC, and Mark Steven Meadows, president of all three, include operating a commercial vehicle without properly functioning brakes and operating a commercial vehicle that weighed 19,900 lbs over its 54,000-lb limit. Full article



15 Construction Apps for 2015:
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What Makes Lake County Special
What is Lake County Life? Well, it’s all of the things that make Lake County, Illinois special. It’s our natural beauty, our schools and businesses, the active and healthy people who live, work, and play here, and so much more. Click here for full article

VIOLENCE ON THE RISE AT JOBSITES
Although workplace accidents account for many work-site deaths, a new study of Labor Department data by the AFL-CIO indicates more pointed causes of death are on the upswing, according to a CNN/Money report. Click here for full article

Thomas Wysockey Civil Engineering Scholarship Fundraising Dinner
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Tollway ends deal that guaranteed union labor on projects
By a 6-3 vote Thursday — a rare show of disagreement — Illinois State Toll Highway Authority directors ended the so-called Multi-Project Labor Agreement. The agreement required contractors to have collective bargaining pacts with workers as a prerequisite for winning Tollway contracts. Click here for full article

SAFETY STAND DOWN

“A special thank you to Micky Day at DK Contractors, Jean Marie Humbrecht at North Chicago Iron Works, Jamie McKeown of Manusos, Mike Peterson with United States Fire Protection, Fred Rodheim with Abbott, Scott Johnson with Kelso Burnett, Bruce Diederich with Waukegan Roofing, David DeYoung, DeYoung Trucking, Mike Mendoza with AbbVie and Bill Vignocchi at John Keno & Company for making us aware of their participation in the LCCA Safety Stand down last week on May 5th. The National Safety Stand Down is still available until May 15th. Contact LCCA for details.



To view the rest of the pictures from last years golf outing click here