Independent Electrical Contractors of New England
Empowering Electricians Since 1968.
1800 Silas Deane Hwy, Rear Building
Rocky Hill, CT 06067

Mar 30, 2021
In the next six years, the construction industry could face a shortage of 1.6 million workers, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. However, many of the nation’s top electrical contracting companies and engineering firms aren’t waiting until the last minute to embrace this challenge.

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  • Mar 30, 2021
    Quarterly trends, data and indicators ~ 2020
  • Mar 30, 2021
    Excavation and trenching are among the most hazardous construction operations. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Excavation standards, 29 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 1926, Subpart P, contain requirements for excavation and trenching operations. This booklet highlights key elements of the standards and describes safe work practices that can protect workers from cave-ins and other hazards.
  • Feb 10, 2021
    IEC-NE Vice President Rich Bird and Executive Director Allie French participated in a virtual press conference with Representative Tim Ackert along with CHCC regarding House Bill 5889: An Act Amending the Hiring Ratio for Apprentices. We will continue to keep you updated as this bill progresses through legislature.
  • Nov 30, 2020
    Continuing Education deadline extended to February 9, 2021.
  • Oct 30, 2020
    OSHA has provided an updated list of general COVID-19 resources grouped by agency, a section with resources on reopening workplaces, and additional industry-specific COVID-19 resources grouped by industry.
  • Sep 29, 2020
    Federated Insurance has released an article for employers about talking with employees about driving safety during COVID-19.
  • Sep 21, 2020
    Heads up. Masks on… Fines are now being issued in Connecticut for those who violate mask orders and event size limits.
  • Aug 14, 2020
    Well would you look at that, we’re on LinkedIn! Connect with us now at LinkedIn.com/company/iecne ⚡️
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