The 2020 special session of the Vermont state legislature opened up this Tuesday, August 24th. Similar to the end of the normal session committees and floor sessions are being held online via Zoom meetings. Vermonts primary election results are in and as suspected there are
The 2021 fiscal year is off to a slow start as state and local governments awarded $6.7 billion in transportation contract awards in July, down from $11 billion in July 2019. The July average for 2017-2019 is $9.6 billion.
The value of awards was down in 36 states
Washington — Facing a staffing shortage and an increased number of complaints related to the COVID-19 pandemic, OSHA must improve the efficiency of its Whistleblower Protection Program, an audit report from the Department of Labor Office of Inspector General concludes.
The program enforces 23 statutes that prohibit employers from
California and New Mexico Have Worst One-Month Job Losses While New York Has Largest Increases; California and Vermont Post Worst Yearly Declines as Utah and South Dakota Have Largest Gains
Construction employment decreased from June to July in 26 states and the District of Columbia as
The Thomas Hirchak Company has a proven record of results by successfully marketing real and personal property through auctions and liquidation sales in the Northeastern United States since 1979. Offering on-site, simulcast, and timed online auctions, services include complete market research, direct mailings, pre- and
Communities across the U.S. are facing uncertainties and grappling with how to address the needs of individuals while combating the historic COVID-19 pandemic. People are adapting rapidly, changing the way we work and educate, staying closer to home than usual and discovering strength by finding
During the COVID-19 pandemic, fleet and workplace drivers have been recognized as heroes keeping America’s supply chain open. They’ve been impacted as federal regulations have been loosened relating to hours of service and how breaks are calculated.
In some cases, this has rekindled the old tug-of-war game
Is your fleet ready for this year’s Brake Safety Week? The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance is gearing up for their annual crackdown to make sure your vehicles have reliable brakes in place.
From August 23-29, brake hoses and tubing will be checked during roadside inspections. Last year,