What happened: ARTBA and its industry allies have urged the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to drop its COVID-19 vaccination and testing mandate for private employers with 100 or more employees. The U.S. Supreme Court Jan. 13 halted the agency’s emergency temporary standard (ETS) on the transportation construction industry while challenges to the rule ...
What happened: The House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Jan. 12 heard the administration’s priorities for a new Water Resources Development Act (WRDA). Why it matters: Congress has considered on a biennial schedule legislation authorizing U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps)) marine construction activities via a WRDA. The testimony from two Corps officials – Assistant Secretary ...