What happened: President Joe Biden directed the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to develop rules to protect workers from heat exposure. Why it matters: The new OSHA standards will cover all sectors of the economy, including transportation construction. The rules could cover areas such as worksite maintenance, hydration for workers, and rest breaks. President Biden ...
Every $1 increase in federal highway, bridge, and public transit investment under the Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act (IIJA) will generate as much as $3.60 in economic activity, according to a new analysis from IHS Markit, a global information leader. ARTBA has transformed the data into an interactive dashboard that allows users to see how ...