MBA has formed a task force comprised of various industry partners to continually monitor and share industry recommendations and best practices. The group is comprised of MBA staff, contractors, building owners, labor leaders, health officials, and others. The task force is addressing issues facing our industry as they continually develop and will report to our membership regularly.

MBA also continues to collaborate with our members, labor partners, and other associations across Pennsylvania, including CAWP, GBCA, KCA, and GCAP, to share best practices and develop solutions to help our industry operate safely in this COVID-19 environment.

Construction Information and Guidance

OSHA Emergency Temporary Standard FAQ's

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Religious Exemption Guidance

Church Approval of Vaccines

EEOC - What You Should Know About COVID-19 and the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act, and Other EEO Laws

OSHA COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing; Emergency Temporary Standard:  Summary and Explanation

OSHA Emergency Temporary Standard

Sample Mandatory Vaccination Policy

COVID-19 Vaccination, Testing and Face Covering Policy Template

ETS Fact Sheet (4161)

Worker’s Rights Under ETS Fact Sheet (4159)

Employee Information on False Statements (4157)

Comparison of OSHA ETS and Federal Contractor Mandate

Federal Contractor Mandate Guidance

Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People

When You’ve Been Fully Vaccinated

PA Department of Health Aligns COVID-19 Quarantine Guidance with CDC

Quarantine Policy Sample

Construction COVID-19 Checklists for Employers and Employees

COVID-19 Testing Locations

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training

CPWR - COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Toolbox Talks - Facts about COVID-19 Vaccines

COVID-19 Toolbox Talks - Stop the Spread – Protecting Yourself and Others (PDF)

COVID-19 Toolbox Talks - Keeping Construction Jobsites Safe During the COVID-19 Pandemic (PDF)

COVID-19 Toolbox Talks - Stress & Coping with COVID-19 (PDF)

Mental Wellness

It is perfectly normal to have feelings of anxiety. There is an unusual amount of pressure on all of us. But remember, you are certainly not alone. Talk to a family member, a friend, or a co-worker about what you are feeling and what they are feeling. 

AGC of America COVID-19 Updates

AGC of America has updated their Coronavirus (COVID-19) website with valuable resources and updates. The new topic-specific navigation allows you to quickly find the news and information that you are looking for, including Safety, Health & Environmental Resources; Advocacy Efforts; Economic Impacts; Contractual Impacts; Infrastructure Impacts; Labor, HR & Paid Leave Impacts; Risk Management Information; Tax Impacts; Technology Guidance; and Workforce Development Impacts.

Additional Industry Resources

McNees Wallace & Nurick, LLC COVID-19 Update

National Safety Council Safe Actions for Employee Returns (SAFER) 

Fisher Phillips

MBA Webinars
Be Smart Jobsite Banners

Master Builders' Association has partnered with Tri-State Reprographics, Inc. in producing your company specific (by adding your logo) banners for outdoor fencing.

You can email questions or contact them at 412.281.3538 to discuss any details.

Our priority is the health and safety of our industry, co-workers, communities, family, and friends. We believe that it is our duty to actively participate in the effort to reduce the spread of coronavirus, as we continue to lead the industry and build the region.