Archive for the ‘Construction’ Category

  • Georgia Governor Signs Bill into Law Revising Court of Appeals’ Interpretation of Mechanic’s Lien Statute

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    By: Lindsey E. Powell, Attorney at Law   In late 2019, the Georgia Court of Appeals’ issued a decision in ALA Construction Services, LLC v. Controlled Access, Inc., 351 Ga. App. 841 (2019), holding that an executed lien waiver released...

  • National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction

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      U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) 7th annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction is September 14-18, 2020.  The National Safety Stand-Down raises fall hazard awareness across the country in an effort to...

  • Construction Safety Week

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    It’s Construction Safety Week! Safety Week’s mission: Thank workers for supporting safety and recognize their efforts to be injury free Increase awareness of the importance of being committed to safety, every day Encourage everyone to share best practices and to...

  • USGA Selects Pinehurst For Expansion

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    On Wednesday, September 9, 2020,  the U.S. Golf Association (USGA) declared it will build “Golf House Pinehurst” in Pinehurst, NC which is well known by local and global golf enthusiasts. The new project details include: Hosting four U.S. Open tournaments...

  • Anderson Jones Attorney Keith Boyette Featured in Roofing Magazine

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    Roofing Magazine featured Anderson Jones Attorney Keith Boyette in a recent issue. In this publication, Keith discusses how COVID-19 has disrupted construction contracts, caused legal issues, explains force majeure clauses, and how to better prepare for future projects. Click here to...

  • Construction and the Environment

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    The construction industry faces many types of risk during a typical project (health, safety and environmental). Environment pollution tends to be an after thought for most project owners, general contractors, subcontractors, and trade contractors which in turn can cause them...

  • 2020 Triangle Business Journal’s Best Places to Work Award

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      Earlier this week Triangle Business Journal (TBJ) announced that Anderson Jones, PLLC has been selected as a 2020 Best Places to Work award recipient! We are very excited to receive this news!! Click here to read full article. TBJ...

  • Safe + Sound Week 2020

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      August 10-16, 2020 is Safe + Sound Week! This annual event helps promote and recognize safe and healthy workplaces and programs. Click here to read how you can become involved!      

  • The Benefits of Mentorship and the Construction Industry

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    Did you know there is a difference between internships and mentorships? Internships and apprenticeships are specifically for teaching a trade, where as mentoring is to allow employees (mentees) learn from experienced leaders (mentors), discuss career goals in a safe space,...

  • Duke Energy Begins Construction on NC Solar Facilities

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    On July 27th, Duke Energy stated that it has begun construction on two major solar projects in North Carolina, and are scheduled to be finished by the end of 2020. The 69-megawatt (MW) Maiden Creek Solar Facility located on Didley...