Tag Archives: COVID-19

NFRC Opens Spring Committee Meeting on Notes of Optimism

“The green wave is coming,” announced officials for the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) yesterday, and along with it an expected 25% increase in the market for fenestration products, they added. That was one of several messages used to usher … Continue reading

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Construction in a Pandemic: One Year Later Glaziers and Contractors Still Face Challenges

It’s been just over a year now since the world changed in ways we’ve never known before. Every type of business and industry—including construction—felt the drastic impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic. A year later, construction firms continue to experience … Continue reading

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Study: Despite Higher COVID-19 Risk, Construction Workers Are Wary of the Vaccine

Since the COVID-19 vaccine rollout began in December, many people in the U.S. have joined waitlists to ensure they receive the vaccine when their turn comes around. However, not everyone is lining up to get the jab and construction workers, … Continue reading

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A Year We Won’t Forget: A Look Back At 2020’s Top Stories

Before we leave 2020 behind to welcome the New Year, let’s take a look back at USGNN™’s most heavily trafficked stories of the year. The COVID-19 Pandemic: The COVID-19 pandemic has affected everyone’s lives this year as states shut down … Continue reading

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When You Can’t Require Employees to Get Vaccinated

There are many questions surrounding the distribution of vaccines, including who will have access to them next and whether or not contractors and other employers can legally require vaccinations as part of the job. To provide some answers, the Associated … Continue reading

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