New Online Training Topics for Project Managers Released

The first three online training topics developed specifically for the new NECA Learning Center were announced at the 2017 NECA Board of Governors Meeting and are available for free to all.... . . read more

Silica -- The New Buzz Word in Construction

By Wesley L. Wheeler Director of Safety, NECA Silica! Just the word alone conjures up images of OSHA inspectors, citations, respirators and expensive tools to comply with the regulations..... . . read more

New Enforcement Guidance for Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction Standard Released

The Office of Safety and Health Administration has provided interim enforcement guidance to compliance safety and health officers (CSHOs) for enforcing 29 CFR 1926.1153, Respirable Crystalline... NEC. . . read more

NECAPAC Breaks Records at the NECA Convention

At the NECA Convention in Seattle last week, a record-breaking $110,000 was raised for NECAPAC! We would like to welcome West Virginia-Ohio Valley Chapter’s James Bane of Mon Valley Electric.... . . read more

NECA Top Three 10/20/17

1. Following the numerous false starts from Congressional Republicans on health care, President Donald Trump released an executive order (EO) entitled. “Promoting Health Care Choice and... NECA. . . read more

Top Three 10/20/17

1. Following the numerous false starts from Congressional Republicans on health care, President Donald Trump released an executive order (EO) entitled. “Promoting Health Care Choice and... NECA. . . read more

Chairman’s Challenge: Kansas City Chapter Meets Rep. Sam Graves

On October 16, 2017, members of NECA’s Kansas City Chapter attended an event with Rep. Sam Graves (R-MO) in the district. Pictured from left to right are Kansas City Chapter Executive KC... NEC. . . read more

NECA on the Move 10/20/17

This week, NECA’s government affairs team met with Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA), Sen. Deb Fischer (R-NE), Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ), Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD), Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX), Rep.... . . read more

The Countdown 10/20/17

Funding for the Federal Government appropriations runs out in 50 days. The 2017 election is in 18 days. The 2018 election is in 382 days. NECA is your best resource for industry news, legislative u. . . read more

NECA Chapters Seek Help for Contractors Devastated by California Wild Fires

Areas in Northern California with dozens of National Electrical Contractors Association contractors – including Sonoma County (Redwood Empire Chapter) and Napa County (Northern California... NE. . . read more

Polar Explorer Ben Saunders Recounts Historic Journey at NECA 2017 Seattle

NECA 2017 Seattle ended on Tuesday with an inspiring speech from English polar explorer Ben Saunders, who talked about battling fear and self-doubt throughout his accomplished life. Saunders is best.. . . read more

Industry Leaders Gather for Business Development Meeting at NECA 2017 Seattle

Contractors and industry professionals gathered to discuss the importance of building relationships at the Business Development Seminar during NECA 2017 Seattle on Saturday. NECA is your best resourc. . . read more

Business Executive Jim Donald Discusses Leadership Philosophy at NECA 2017 Seattle

Respected businessman Jim Donald, a former CEO of major names such as Starbucks, Pathmark Stores and Haggen Food & Pharmacy, shared his insights during the Monday General Session at NECA 2017.... . . read more

NECA Top Three 10/6/17

1. This week, the House of Representatives and Senate took the first steps towards enacting comprehensive tax reform by pushing forward with their respective budget resolutions. The House, on October.. . . read more

Top Three 10/6/17

1. This week, the House of Representatives and Senate took the first steps towards enacting comprehensive tax reform by pushing forward with their respective budget resolutions. The House, on October.. . . read more