What is IEC New England?
The Independent Electrical Contractors of New England, Inc. (IEC-NE) is the region’s premier trade association representing Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island independent electrical and systems contractors, aggressively working with the industry to establish a free environment for merit shops - a philosophy that promotes the concept of free enterprise, open competition and economic opportunity for all.
Upcoming Events and Classes
|Tue, Apr 24, 2018 4/24/18||7:30am||Breakfast Series - Substance Abuse in the Workplace||Substance Abuse in the Workplace - IEC New England||Rocky Hill||Register|
|Fri, Apr 27, 2018 4/27/18||7:30am||2018 CT Continuing Education||IEC New England, Instructor: Frank Gladwin||Rocky Hill||Register|
|Wed, May 2, 2018 5/2/18||4:00pm||IEC New England Board of Directors Meeting||IEC New England Office||Rocky Hill||Call for Details|
|Thu, May 10, 2018 5/10/18||5:00pm||Apprenticeship & Training Graduation & Dinner||Apprenticeship Graduation ~ The Aqua Turf Club||Plantsville, CT||Register|
|Sat, May 12, 2018 5/12/18||7:30am||E1/E2 Technical Refresher Prep Class||IEC New England||Rocky Hill||Register|
|Sat, May 12, 2018 5/12/18||7:30am||2018 CT Continuing Education||IEC New England, Instructor: Tim Ackert||Rocky Hill||Register|
Latest News From IEC
Apr 18, 2018As more long-term homeowners make the decision to stick with the home they have, they are undertaking larger-scale remodeling projects, such as complete room renovations or additions.
Apr 4, 2018Outfitting employees with appropriate footwear reduces injuries. Protecting employees’ feet with good industrial footwear cuts lost work hours, improves productivity, and heightens morale.
Mar 28, 2018For a business owner, workers’ comp insurance is an inevitable necessity. But by learning how the system works, you will be able to comfortably have a handle on what you are paying for, what affects your annual premium, and how to better manage and plan for unforeseen events.
Mar 14, 2018The electrical trade offers exciting career options for women with all backgrounds and experiences - by Luiza Mills February 16, 2018 - ConnecticutNew England Real Estate Journal Sharon Bonneau is a single mother of four children who lives in Webster, Mass. She’s also an electrical apprentice in her second year at Interstate who is on her way to becoming a licensed electrician.
Mar 7, 2018The best way to prevent costly injuries is to promote safe work practices, provide the necessary PPE, and do everything possible to encourage wearer compliance. By Mark Saner Mar 01, 2018 You painstakingly identified all the hazards in your workplace. You consulted each of the relevant safety standards and OSHA regulations. You implemented a comprehensive personal protective equipment (PPE) program and made sure every employee was supplied with the necessary gear and trained on how to use it properly. Everything went great for about a week. And then employees started wearing their PPE incorrectly, or even skipping it altogether. What went wrong?