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Griffith Davison & Shurtleff, P. C
Classes Opening Now!
TEXO Safety First is the revolutionary training initiative that TEXO began in 2013. Not only does TEXO Safety First give you actual hands on training for you need, but it also provides you one of the Metroplex's most cost effective ways to get your OSHA 10-hr card. Learn more today by visiting texosafetyfirst.com. You can see the available class schedule by clicking here
Monday, February 24
Support the ASC Region V Student Competition and showcase your firm to some of the industry's future stars. The Student Competition is a great place to get your first look at possible future interns and employees of your firm. To learn more, click here to download the Sponsor Brochure. To register, click here.
Wednesday, February 5
Topic: SWPPP Requirements for Working in the City of Dallas
11:30am - 1:00pm (Lunch Provided)
Location: TEXO Conference Center - 11111 N Stemmons, Dallas TX 75229
Thursday, February 6
Topic: The Hazards of Winter
11:30am - 1:00pm (Lunch Provided)
Location: TEXO Conference Center - 11111 N Stemmons, Dallas TX 75229
Lane Gorman Trubitt,  L.L.P.
Wine Tasting Social
Thursday, February 6 - 5-7pm
Location: Total Wine - Dallas Park Lane
Cost: Contractor/Industry Members $25  -- Subscribers/Non-Members $35

We invite you to come network and socialize at the TEXO Women’s Forum Wine Tasting!  This will be a fun evening to relax and get to know other women in the industry.  We hope you can join us as we taste the wines of Australia, New Zealand, Chile and many more. Register today!


Recent Trends in Employment Law

Wednesday, February 12

11:30am - 1:00pm

Cost: Complimentary

Want to brush up on your compliance training in 2014? Join us for the TEXO HR Forum! Experts from Cooper & Scully will share recent trends and cases affecting employment law within the construction industry. For more information and to register, click here.

Thursday, February 20
Join us for our first Dallas IMPACT meeting where our Contractor and Industry members can come together to network and enjoy a fun evening at Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant. Click here to learn more and register now.
February 22
In less than a month, the Dallas Center for Architecture will hold their third annual Form Follow Fitness 5k benefiting their Foundation. This is a great opportunity to get into shape while helping a great cause. To learn more about the race and how you can participate, click here.
Rental One

February 1 Compliance Date

ABC is reminding its contractor member firms that 2013 OSHA Form 300A work-related injury and illness log summaries must be posted in a visible spot on all construction sites Feb. 1 through April 30. To learn more, click here. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Doug Watson here.


2013 National AGC Safety Awards (NASA) Program

The deadline to submit your entries to TEXO is February 7, 2014. The National AGC Safety Awards (NASA) program has been an ongoing effort to offer members an opportunity to evaluate their safety record. NASA compares a member’s safety record with other AGC Chapter members according to the member size and construction type. Additionally, NASA provides a great opportunity for contractor members to compete for nationally recognized awards that have excellent safety records.

Click here to view and print the 2013 National AGC Safety Awards (NASA) Program package.


DFW Chapter CFMA Announces Scholarship Opportunities Available for Construction/Finance Majors

The DFW Chapter CFMA has announced scholarship opportunities available for students in construction or accounting / finance related fields who intend on applying their craft in the DFW region upon graduation.  CFMA also provides certification monetary awards for those currently working for CFMA member companies. 

To download the application, click here. For more information, click here.

Submit Your Nomination Today!

Each year, ABC presents the Craft Professional of the Year (CPOY) award to an individual who sets a high standard for professionals in their craft by exhibiting outstanding skills and leadership. The recipient of this national award demonstrates a passion for the trade, taking pride in hands-on work, and the satisfaction of a job well done to benefit both the construction industry and the greater community. Click here to learn more.

Baker Triangle
March 10-13
TEXO will be hosting an OSHA 30hr training in March. Don't miss your chance to get your 30 hour card by attending this four day training. To learn more and to register, click here.
March 3 - 6, 2014
Join other AGC Chapters this March in Las Vegas at the 95th Annual AGC Convention. The 2014 Convention features a packed program focused on sharing solutions from experienced contractors and industry experts on key construction issues, networking events structured so you can make valuable new connections, and opportunities to shape the future of the industry and the association. To register, click here.

2014 Safety Training and Evaluation Process—STEP!

Participating in STEP provides you with the opportunity to measure your safety program’s progress from year-to-year and determine how it compares to the programs of other ABC members. There are different levels of participation and all TEXO members are encouraged to participate. Before completing the application, please read the STEP Application Book carefully. Click here to view and complete application. The application is also available electronically at www.abc.org/step.

DEADLINE – March 7, 2014

IMAGINiT Technologies
Fee, Smith, Sharp, & Vitullo, LLP
ROMCO Equipment Company
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