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January 13, 2016
The Watertown Daily Times recently published an article in favor of Scaffold Law reform and highlighting it’s hindrance for Northern New York contractors. An excerpt: “Under New York state Scaffold Law, a construction worker’s carelessness is, without exception, an employers’ expense. But this isn’t news for private or government contractors, and the state is no...
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As we enter this new year, a new voice has joined the Scaffold Law Reform Coalition. The Capital Region Chamber is the hub of business in New York’s Capital Region. With a goal of economic prosperity for business members and our community, joining the coalition’s fight for reform could not be more fitting. The Chamber...
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The Watertown Daily News Editorial Board published an article favoring Scaffold Law reform for relief for northern New York businesses. An Excerpt: “The state Scaffold Law costs New York taxpayers about $785 million each year, despite the fact that the average number of incidents involving scaffold-related injuries has declined. It’s also increasing the cost of constructing...
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