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APRIL 2015 | VOL. 45 ISSUE 4

COLUMNS

Focus

NRCA's annual market survey results are now available.

Tech Today

Roof system designers should be aware of applicable code fire-classification requirements for specific buildings.

Capitol Hill

Unless the courts intervene, a regulation that dramatically will change the manner in which union-organizing campaigns are conducted becomes effective this month.

As I was saying …

Arizona has agreed to comply with OSHA's residential fall-protection rules after the agency threatened to take over enforcement of the state's construction regulations.

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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has formally rejected Arizona's standard for fall protection used in residential construction.

Rejecting safety - OSHA formally rejects Arizona's standard for fall protection

To excel with recruiting a Latino workforce, you need the right hiring tools and a successful social media strategy.

Recruit like a champion - To attract and keep Latino workers, consider this approach

Lifetime Roofing Ltd. renovated the Magdalena Grand Beach and Golf Resort in Tobago, West Indies, and was selected as a 2014 Gold Circle Awards finalist for its work.

Reroofing paradise - Lifetime Roofing helps renovate Tobago’s Magdalena Grand Beach and Golf Resort

The NRCA Roofing Manual: Membrane Roof Systems—2015 was released in March and updates and replaces The NRCA Roofing Manual: Membrane Roof Systems—2011.

The 2015 Manual - NRCA’s mainstay manual is updated and rearranged for ease of use

Testing models show temperature and dew point differentials affect fully adhered single-ply roof systems.

A sticky situation - Testing models show temperature and dew point differentials affect fully adhered single-ply roof systems