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Big Crowds Attend the 2015 IRE In The Big Easy

Industry professionals full of energy and excitement filled the halls of the Morial Convention Center to take part in three days of education, networking and a bustling tradeshow floor at the 2015 International Roofing Expo [IRE]. Taking place from February 24-26, 2015, in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, the annual tradeshow and conference drew a...

NRCA will hold roofing industry fall protection from A to Z class

The National Roofing Contractors Association will hold a free Roofing Industry Fall Protection from A to Z class in Brookfield, Wis. September 13. This class focuses on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations applying to fall-protection systems and current OSHA state-plan requirements. The class features hands-on equipment demonstrations and techniques for self-rescue and...

NRCA offers free webinars for members

The National Roofing Contractors Association will be offering free webinar courses through NRCA University as a benefit of membership. Webinars were scheduled to begin July 18 and will be offered the third Thursday of every month at noon CST. Upcoming topics for the webinar courses offered on NRCA’s website include: Problems and Risks Posed...

NRCA releases material handling training program

The National Roofing Contractors Association has introduced NRCA Material Handling Series: Overhead and Understood, a comprehensive training program with five modules designed to provide a thorough explanation and illustration of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s rules related to a variety of material handling equipment, such as cranes, conveyors, hoists, forklifts and all-terrain vehicles....

June is National Safety Month: NRCA offers Pocket Guide to Safety

NRCA offers NRCA Pocket Guide to Safety, which is a 125-page, pocket-sized, spiral-bound guide intended for use by laborers, mechanics, foremen and others on jobsites. The guide addresses fall protection, first aid and emergency treatment, weather, personal protective equipment, and Occupational Health and Safety Administration standards. A Spanish-language version also is available. The member...

RISE announces new Certified Solar Roofing Professionals

Roof Integrated Solar Energy Inc. announced its newest Certified Solar Roofing Professionals. RISE’s board of directors has conferred the CSRP designation on the following individuals for meeting established eligibility criteria, passing a challenging examination and agreeing to develop themselves professionally to remain current with changes in the field. The CSRP designation applies only to...

MLK Day registration special for International Roofing Expo

As we remember and celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. today, take a moment to register to attend the 2013 Int’l Roofing Expo, February 5-7, at San Antonio’s Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. By registering for the Int’l Roofing Expo, you will have access to: Show Floor Events• Hundreds of resources/services in 960 booths•...

Ram commercial trucks names official truck of 2013 International Roofing Expo

Ram Commercial Trucks has been named the official truck of the 2013 International Roofing Expo, taking place February 5-7, at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas USA. Covering all segments of the roofing industry, attendees are made up of commercial and residential contractors, builders, remodelers, building owners, facility managers, manufacturers, architects,...

NRCA to host fall protection classes throughout U.S.

The National Roofing Contractors Association will hold its Roofing Industry Fall Protection From A to Z class free of charge in various U.S. cities beginning Jan. 24, 2013, and ending May 30, 2013. Made available for free through an Occupational Safety and Health Administration grant extended to NRCA, the one-day Roofing Industry Fall Protection...

Join NRCA now for special benefits!

Sign up by Dec. 31 to receive $100 off membership and benefits valued at more than $1,500! In your New Member Kit, you will receive the latest technical manual CD, The NRCA Roofing Manual: Metal Panel and SPF Roof Systems—2012 . This CD provides you with comprehensive information about the design, materials and installation...