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CWA President Chris Shelton Named To Telecommunications Interagency Working Group (TIWG)

https://cwa-union.org/news/releases/cwa-president-chris-shelton-named-telecommunications-interagency-working-group CWA President Chris Shelton Named to Telecommunications Interagency Working Group Friday, January 14, 2022 Washington, D.C. – Communications Workers of America President Chris Shelton has been named by Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh as the labor organization representative on the 12-person Telecommunications Interagency Working Group (TIWG). The TIWG was established by the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act to develop recommendations…

How to create a rigging plan

“Give me a lever long enough and a prop strong enough, I can single handed move the world.”        Archimedes   ANSI 10.48 Qualified Person- One who can develop rigging plans and who has successfully demonstrated the ability to coordinate construction related to the wireless industry. Class III rigging says the minimum level of responsibility is a competent rigger communicating with…

Whew… It’s Hot Out There

A record heat wave sent temperatures soaring in Arizona and other parts of the West and Southwest – Reuters.com Heat wave in West enters Day 6 … – NBC News Record-breaking June 2021 heatwave impacts the U.S. West… Climate.gov In the late 1990s, Kathy Gill, President and Owner at Tower Safety, was installing fiber optic cable in Phoenix with the temperatures that week reaching 123˚. “It was incredibly…