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    Tuesday, May 19, 2020
    The essential rules of First Aid:Rule 1: Call 911 if needed. Time is important. If it is determined that emergency medical services are needed, call immediately.Rule 2: You must be properly trained and certified in first aid and CPR in order to assist an injured person. You may do more harm than good if you are not properly trained.Rule 3: Do not move an injured person: Do not try to move ...read more
    Categories: E- Communication - Toolkit Program, Education, Safety and Training, Human Interest, Community, E-Communication - Newsletter, General News Article, Papers/Research
    Monday, May 18, 2020
    Fellow Marin Builders Members! In order to stimulate your business again, we have targeted materials with pricing to support your efforts to get work moving again. Each week will have a different product focus. This week is WALL TILE. Full pallets onlyFreight will apply (typically $100)Product must be picked up within 30 days Follow this link: Emser Tile E-Stimulus Week May 18 - WALL TILE Let ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Community, E-Communication - Newsletter, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 14, 2020
    Objective: To promote awareness of the basic principles of defensive driving  The best way for a driver to assure their safety and the safety of their passengers and cargo is to practice defensive driving tactics at all times.Three Elements of Safe Driving These three elements serve as the foundation for defensive driving practices: Driver readinessVehicle conditionProper attitudeClick here to ...read more
    Categories: E- Communication - Toolkit Program, Education, Safety and Training, Human Interest, Cornerstone Partner News, E-Communication - Newsletter, General News Article, Papers/Research
    Friday, May 08, 2020
    “Workglue’s Covid-19 employee health status feature is not only simple, it’s made our lives a lot easier as we monitor job site safety.” Gina Koert, SPI Painting Are you documenting your field employees daily health status? Are you capturing appropriate job site documentation for covid-19? We’ve automated this process to simplify your operations and keep business moving. What is it? Workglue’s ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest, E-Communication - Newsletter, Education, Safety and Training, General News Article
    Thursday, May 07, 2020
    We would like to recognize and celebrate our wonderful REFERRAL PARTNERS!2020:Seth Shorett, Heritage Bank of Commerce, who referred Paul Foley, Greener Excavations & Construction, Inc.  (Special thanks to Seth for pledging his bonus to our wonderful Scholarship and Workforce Development Fund!)Aroon Masand, Financial Rep and Agent, New York Life Insurance Company, who referred Orlando Diaz, Senior ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Fun Facts, E-Communication - Newsletter, Human Interest, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Community
    Sunday, May 03, 2020
    Custom-made Logo Anti-Fluids Face Masks Limpio together with a strategic partner  developed  a new product, ,a ‘high-performance  anti-fluid mask that can be washed and used repeatedly. it uses medical fibers developed for wearables in response to a nationwide shortage of hygiene masks due to the spread of the new COVID-19.  The masks are custom logo for organizations to distribute/sell to ...read more
    Categories: Community, E-Communication - Newsletter, Education, Safety and Training, General News Article, Human Interest
    Thursday, January 30, 2020
    On Friday night, over 260 members and supporters celebrated our commitment to education, scholarships, workforce development, and community at the 2020 Marin Builders Association Crab Fest. Special thanks to the Event Sponsors that made it a true celebration: Ghilotti Construction Company, Ghilotti Bros., Inc., Jackson's Hardware, Miele, Ferguson, Alten Construction , Inc., Cal-West Rentals, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Cornerstone Partner News, E-Communication - Newsletter, Education, Safety and Training, Event Related, General News Article, Human Interest, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Press Release
    Friday, January 10, 2020
      San Rafael, CA (January 9, 2020) – The Mario Ghilotti Family Foundation has made a $300,000 commitment to the Career Technical Education Foundation and Marin Builders Association to support expansion of a successful local youth training program called the North Bay Construction Corps (NBCC).                                 The North Bay Construction Corps, launched in Sonoma County in 2017 ...read more
    Categories: Community, E-Communication - Newsletter, Education, Safety and Training, General News Article, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Cornerstone Partner News, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, January 01, 2020
    North Bay Construction Corps - Class of Marin addresses the high demand for construction workers in our community. This program places over 20 well trained and prepared high school seniors directly into the construction industry with local Marin Builders Association firms at the end of each class cycle.  Cohorts begin in January and conclude in June with a 2 week boot camp. Students will then ...read more
    Categories: Community, E-Communication - Newsletter, Event Related, General News Article, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Cornerstone Partner News, Education, Safety and Training, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, September 16, 2019
    Beginning January 1, 2020, the California Air Resources Board’s (CARB) Truck and Bus Regulation will be enforced through a new automatic process. Senate Bill 1, the Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017 (SB 1), was signed into law on April 28, 2017. This bill states that the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) must check that vehicles are compliant with, or exempt from, CARB’s Truck ...read more
    Categories: Advocacy and Legislation, Community, Economic, General News Article, Papers/Research, E-Communication - Newsletter, Human Interest
    Friday, June 21, 2019
    Inspiration. Expertise. Professionals. 500+ Local Resources for your Home. The most recognized and respected name in local Building meets the most recognized and respected name in local News. Marin Builders Association is back, with help from Marin Independent Journal and San Rafael based design studio, And Them, with the latest edition of the incomparable go-to resource guide for homeowners in ...read more
    Categories: Community, E-Communication - Newsletter, Education, Safety and Training, General News Article, Human Interest, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Marin Home Resource Guide, Press Release
    Sunday, June 16, 2019
    Construction Training Program Tackles Shortage in Building Industry     In response to the North Bay’s high demand for skilled construction workers, the Marin Builders Association has again partnered with College of Marin, Canal Alliance, and CareerPoint Marin to bring construction training and job opportunities to students Marin.    The Education to Career (e2c) construction training program ...read more
    Categories: E-Communication - Newsletter, Education, Safety and Training, General News Article, Marin Builders Association NEWS, Community, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release
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