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IAPMO, PHCC, PMI to Present Webinar Thursday Looking at ‘Returning to the Workplace in a COVID Environment’

As states and businesses continue to reopen, there are key changes of which to be aware. Join IAPMO, the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Association (PHCC) and Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) at 1 p.m. EDT Thursday for a webinar that looks at challenges confronting the plumbing industry in a constantly evolving COVID-19 environment.

The webinar, titled “Returning to the Workplace in a COVID Environment,” will be presented by IAPMO, PHCC, and PMI.

The speakers will include Scott Ketcham, OSHA’s Director of Construction; Jeff Eddinger, Senior Division Executive-Regulatory Business Management for the National Council on Compensation Insurance; Nathan Morris, Vice President of Legislative Affairs at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Institute for Legal Reform; and John Nicholson, Chief Deputy Secretary, North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ). They will discuss topics including:

  • New OSHA guidelines impacting your operations
  • Changes to workers’ compensation programs
  • Business liability considerations
  • Challenges and solutions faced by state policymakers as industries reopen

“Businesses in the plumbing industry need to be aware of the changing regulatory landscape that the current health crisis has brought upon us,” said Christopher Lindsay, senior director of government relations for IAPMO. “Our goal is to help educate businesses in our sector so that they can operate more safely and successfully in the months ahead. We are excited to be joined by partners from industry and government in this conversation.” The webinar is free and open to the public. To register, visit https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/893769220135064079

Last modified: May 26, 2020