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6 Things You Need to Know about AB 1701 in CA

1.)    AB 1701 applies to all private works contracts in the state of California that went into effect beginning 1/1/2018 2.)    This bill requires developers and general contractors to be responsible for subcontractors who fail to pay their employees 3.)    The direct contractor’s liability shall extend only to any unpaid …

March 6, 2018 5:15 pm | Filed under: Auditing & Violations, Davis-Bacon/Prevailing Wage Discussion, Industry News, Trends, and Law Updates, LCPtracker News and Updates, LCPtracker Products & Software Updates, Prevailing Wage, State Regulations, Uncategorized

SB 418 – Skilled and Trained Workforce Law

SB 418 Revision to Existing “Skilled and Trained Workforce” Legislation This law excludes the following occupations from the existing skilled and trained workforce requirements: acoustical installer bricklayer carpenter cement mason drywall installer or lather marble mason, finisher, or setter modular furniture or systems installer operating engineer pile driver plasterer roofer …

December 29, 2017 1:31 pm | Filed under: Uncategorized

9 Things You Need to Know About AB 566 in CA

AB 566 in California is Looking to Track Apprentices AB 566 applies to all persons, firms, or corporations performing construction on a school district site including, but not limited to, prime contractors and subcontractors specializing in electrical, mechanical, and plumbing As of January 1, 2016, at least 30 percent of …

December 29, 2017 1:08 pm | Filed under: Auditing & Violations, Davis-Bacon/Prevailing Wage Discussion, Industry News, Trends, and Law Updates, State Regulations

LCPtracker, ECC Partner on National Construction Apprenticeship Assistance Program, Skills Build Us!

 The United States is facing a growing shortage of skilled construction workers, and the gap is expected to approach 2 million by 2018. Additionally, the latest Associated General Contractors of America survey has found that 83% of construction firms are having trouble finding qualified workers. And the challenge to employers …

June 21, 2016 7:21 pm | Filed under: Industry News, Trends, and Law Updates, LCPtracker News and Updates, Mark Douglas, CEO of LCPtracker, Uncategorized

LCPtracker Reports Incredible Success at 6th Annual User Conference

LCPtracker, Inc., leader in construction compliance management software solutions for public works, enjoyed record-breaking attendance and overall success at their 6th Annual “LCPtracker User Conference,” held earlier this month, May 31st-June 3rd at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel and Spa. This User Conference surpassed expectations with an over 40% attendance increase …

June 14, 2016 4:20 pm | Filed under: Davis-Bacon/Prevailing Wage Discussion, Industry News, Trends, and Law Updates, LCPtracker News and Updates, Mark Douglas, CEO of LCPtracker, Prevailing Wage

Offsite, Modular, and , Prefabricated Construction

It is said that prefabrication will be an accelerating trend this upcoming year. Offsite, modular, or prefabricated construction has become a popular method of structure construction offering benefits such as reduced construction time, less waste and possible financial cost reduction. Companies have turned to ‘prefab’ as an option that offers …

March 14, 2016 6:56 pm | Filed under: Uncategorized