April 3, 2020

Home Office Ergonomics: Hacks For Working Well From Home

Home Office Ergonomics: Hacks For Working Well From Home Jolene Kober  March 31, 2020 With rapid movement to working from home in the past few weeks, I know most individuals are feeling over whelmed and have tried to just survive in the short-term. The Evolve Team wanted to provide a video that gives you quick tips and tricks on how to set up a home office with using a laptop or tablet. Our hope is that it helps you intentionally set-up your work space so that it better supports your body and helps to prevent developing aches and pains during this...

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April 2, 2020

Parker: Calgary construction industry builds a plan to keep working through pandemic

Parker: Calgary construction industry builds a plan to keep working through pandemic Bill Black, Pres/COO Calgary Construction Association. David Parker  •  Calgary Herald   The office of the Calgary Construction Association is normally a busy place, with members needing to visit for day-to-day business plus attendance at CCA education seminars. President and COO Bill Black quickly realized that due to the COVID-19 pandemic he had to manage the constant flow of people — closing the office and having his staff work from their homes. Those members needing documentation are given a two-hour window per week, by appointment only. But Black knew there...

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March 26, 2020

Canada’s construction industry is putting safety and health first

OTTAWA, March 25, 2020 – The health, safety and well-being of our workers, their families and friends, and the communities we operate in is always the top priority of the Canadian Construction Association (CCA) and its more than 20,000 member firms. This has never been truer than it is right now. From the construction and renovation of hospitals, to keeping roads safe, to bringing power and clean water to homes, the construction sector builds communities and delivers projects that are essential to Canadians’ quality of life and to the success of our country. The CCA and our provincial and municipal...

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March 25, 2020

City of Calgary- Suspension of construction sites

Mar. 25 – Update on Inspections, and Suspending Sites View Newsletter here Suspension of construction sites If you are suspending activity on a construction site, please inform The City of Calgary by calling 311. Building inspectors will attend multi-family and high-rise sites that would have higher risk to public safety should construction activity be stalled at this ti