Business Management - Government/Governmental

Biden Transportation & Infrastructure Plan: Good and Bad for the Printing Industry
April 8, 2021 at 9:23 am

The President’s vision notably redefines traditional “T&I” (transportation & infrastructure) bills, which generally focus on highways, bridges, ports, airports, and transit systems, into a wide-ranging proposal that the White House estimates will cost the federal government $2 trillion over 15 years.

American Rescue Plan Act Becomes Law
March 16, 2021 at 9:29 am

On March 11, 2021, President Biden signed H.R. 1319, the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) passed by Congress one day earlier, into law. ARPA is the sixth major COVID-19 response legislation to become law since the spring of 2020.

Biden Administration Orders OSHA to Take Action On COVID-19
January 28, 2021 at 10:32 am

On Jan. 21, President Biden issued an Executive Order focused on OSHA’s approach to managing COVID-19. The Executive Order on Protecting Worker Health and Safety requires federal OSHA to take certain actions regarding its approach to issuing guidance, regulations, and enforcing existing regulations.

Do Not Miss Your OSHA Deadlines!
January 20, 2021 at 5:07 pm

Just like clockwork, the start of a new year brings two important Occupational Safety and Health Administration recordkeeping requirements that printing operations must be aware of and comply with if they qualify. They involve the completion, posting, and submission of separate, but related, recordkeeping forms.

Flexible Packaging Association Highlights Latest Advocacy Initiatives
December 17, 2020 at 10:51 am

In the flexible packaging industry, the change in administration, ongoing sustainability initiatives, and the global impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic will keep converters and suppliers on their toes in a rapidly evolving environment. In its November edition of the monthly FPA Now newsletter, the Flexible Packaging Association shared several of the advocacy efforts it has taken part in to support the industry.