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JULY 2011 | VOL. 41 ISSUE 7

COLUMNS

Focus

OSHA has issued a phase-in period for its new fall-protection rules. The additional time will help roofing contractors comply and allow NRCA to gather information regarding enforcement.

Tech Today

IGCC is in the final stages of development. Its adoption likely will affect the roofing industry significantly, so you should prepare now.

Capitol Hill

Public opinion polls indicate less than majority support for the health care law throughout the U.S. As the 2012 elections near, congressional Republicans continue to attack the law.

As I was saying …

An active membership is the sign of a strong association. By that measurement, NRCA is in great shape.

DEPARTMENTS

FEATURES

To stop a thief - There are simple ways to prevent job-site theft

To stop a thief

There are simple ways to prevent job-site theft


In with the new - How do manufacturers adapt in a changing marketplace?

In with the new

How do manufacturers adapt in a changing marketplace?


Safety on the slopes - Black Roofing reroofs Denver Art Museum's Hamilton Building

Safety on the slopes

Black Roofing reroofs Denver Art Museum's Hamilton Building


Learning the ropes - Renewable-energy information all roofing contractors should know

Learning the ropes

Renewable-energy information all roofing contractors should know


Watching the clock - Make sure performance bonds have time limitations

Watching the clock

Make sure performance bonds have time limitations