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The Prime Contractor’s Greatest Challenge with Prevailing Wage Compliance

Prevailing wage: quite possibly two of the most unpleasant words for a contractor to hear when working on a construction project. Why? Because prevailing wage compliance is fraught with complexities that at times seem to warrant a small army of law experts to decipher. But knowing the fundamentals goes a …

August 12, 2019 7:49 pm | Filed under: Auditing & Violations, Davis-Bacon, Prevailing Wage

Latest Tech Trends, Prevailing Wages, and the Labor Shortage

Today, we sat down with LCPtracker’s CEO, Mark Douglas, for a Q&A session on the construction industry’s technology trends, prevailing wage compliance, and the future of construction. Check out what Mark has to say about the industry’s hottest topics below. Q: What has it been like to play a part …

March 18, 2019 6:38 pm | Filed under: Mark Douglas, CEO of LCPtracker, Prevailing Wage, Technology Trends

Leveraging Mobile Technology for Construction Site Compliance

A dollar saved is a dollar earned – a valuable phrase for any smart organization looking to increase profitability. When the cost of business increases, it’s only natural to look for ways to maintain margins. Often, this means investing in processes that maximize efficiency and reduce costs. And for a …

February 6, 2019 1:12 pm | Filed under: Uncategorized

The New Age Contractor: Simplifying Certified Payroll

The Technological Shift In the last few years, the construction industry has been undergoing a technological shift – not only out on the field, but within the office as well. Contractors and similar parties have turned to new technologies to streamline their processes of obtaining and tracking information. This shift …

November 15, 2018 2:20 pm | Filed under: Davis-Bacon, Industry News, Prevailing Wage

Multi-Tiered vs. Single-Contractor Certified Payroll Solutions: What’s the Difference?

There comes a time in every young contractor’s life when they’re faced with the question: Should we consider working on publicly-funded projects? Whether that time is now or had occurred several years ago, contractors know the implications of such a decision. Understandably, there’s often hesitation before taking on a public …

November 8, 2018 7:20 pm | Filed under: Davis-Bacon, Prevailing Wage

Meeting Hiring Goals with Workforce Reporting – Part 2

In the first part of this blog series, we explored leveraging construction workforce reporting capabilities to track hiring initiatives of cities, agencies, and even prime contractors. This installment continues the discussion and focuses on the features to look for in a labor compliance management system that will provide the benefits …

August 30, 2018 1:29 pm | Filed under: Industry News, Local Hire, Workforce Reporting