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North Alabama Announces 2017 Board of Directors
HUNTSVILLE, ALA., Dec. 7, 2016 - The North Alabama Chapter of ABC announced today its 2017 Board of Directors. Read More

ABC slams job-killing overtime rule
WASHINGTON, D.C., May 18, 2016 – Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) today released the following statement in reaction to the release of the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) Wage and Hour Division’s final overtime rule. Read More

ABC Praises Injunction Against DOL's Controversial overtime rule
WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 23, 2016 – Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) today welcomed news that the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas issued a preliminary injunction blocking the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL)
burdensome and costly overtime final rule. Prior to the injunction, the rule was scheduled to go into effect on Dec. 1 and would have doubled the current minimum salary threshold for employees that are exempt from overtime pay and automatically increased it every three years. Read More

ABC Report: Safety Best Practices Can Make Construction Companies 720% Safer
WASHINGTON, D.C., May 5 - In observance of Safety Week, Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) today released its 2016 Safety Performance Report to further the industry’s understanding of how to make construction jobsites safer. Packed with infographics and practical takeaways, the report documents the dramatic impact of using proactive safety practices to reduce recordable incidents by up to 86 percent, making the best-performing companies 720 percent safer than the industry average. Read More