Wage Theft Investigations and Citations in the Construction Industry

This month we share some cautionary tales for employers in the construction industry. During the past several months the California Labor Commissioner has cited or filed suit ...
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Nonresidential Construction Spending Stabilizes in August

WASHINGTON, Sept. 27—The not seasonally adjusted (NSA) national construction unemployment rate was 4.7 percent in August, down 0.4 percent from a year ago and the lowest ...
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Playing Really Bad Golf Every Day Is Not All That Great...

I recently turned 61 years old and a small group of us have decided to invest our time and energy into this new construction related business we call Trestles. I may be ...
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Hurricane Irma’s Wide Path to Impact Outlook for Florida Construction

BEDFORD, MA - September 18, 2017 - The one-two punch of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have wreaked havoc across the Gulf Coast over the past month. Once all the damage is ...
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No Industry Is Safe From the Threat of Cyber Fraud – Especially Construction

The internet is an informational super-highway, tethered to how business is conducted. But like any heavily-traveled road, it can also be a place fraught with danger. Just when ...
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