Dear ABC Central Ohio Member,

We are pleased to continue offering members access to webinars on issues of importance during this COVID-19 disruption.

As always, if there is a topic of specific interest that is not being covered, please shoot me an email at to let me know how we can better meet your needs.

Thank you for your continued support.


Barton Hacker

COVID-19 and OSHA Compliance
Date: Tuesday, April 14
Time: 3 p.m. EDT
Speaker: Brad Hammock, Littler Mendelson P.C.Join ABC OSHA counsel Brad Hammock for a webinar providing guidance to ABC members and chapter staff on OSHA compliance and enforcement during COVID-19, including recording and reporting workplace exposures to COVID-19, respiratory protection and more.

Register today.

Addressing Employee Mental Health During the Pandemic and Beyond
Date: Wednesday, April 15
Time: 3 p.m. EDT
Speakers: Cal Beyer, Cobb Strecker Dunphy Zimmerman (CSDZ); Gary Clevenger MS, CSP, RRE, CNA; Kevin Sell, United Group Services; Michelle Walker, SPHR, SSC Underground
Moderator: Greg Sizemore, ABC NationalA panel of industry, safety and mental health experts will discuss proactive strategies your organization can take to address total human health on your projects, including signs and symptoms and available resources your company and your employees can access to ensure a mentally healthy work environment.
Register today.
Technology Can Help ABC Contractors as Coronavirus Disrupts the Industry
Date: Thursday, April 16
Time: 3 p.m. EDT
Speakers: Matt Abeles, ABC National; Jeff Sample, eSUB; Karl Sorensen, Blue Collar Labs
Which technologies can help your business succeed during the coronavirus pandemic—and immediately improve your bottom line when you are back up and running at full capacity? Hear about collaborative technologies that will improve productivity and learn which solutions could work best for different contractors. Plus, discover simple tech solutions you can implement to jumpstart and help scale your business your business after we overcome the COVID-19 challenge.

Register today.

Planning for Project Shutdown and Remobilization During the Pandemic and Beyond
Date: Tuesday, April 21
Time: 3 p.m. EDT
Panelists: Philip Oakes, Narva Associates; Peter Ostroskey, National Association of State Fire Marshals; Joel Pickering, LendLease
Moderator:Greg Sizemore, ABC NationalA panel of fire safety and construction experts will discuss the necessary actions needed to prepare and secure your project from fires and other hazards during a shutdown, as well as the subsequent remobilization when work begins. The discussion will include the roles and responsibilities of owners, site safety managers and fire service personnel.

Register today.

Preventing Cyberattacks That Target Your Remote Workforce
Date: Wednesday, April 22
Time: 3 p.m. EDT
Speakers: Gary Clevenger MS, CSP, RRE, CNA; Paul Gouge, CNA; Terry Smith, CNA
Moderator:  Mike Bellaman, ABC NationalCyber criminals often take advantage of significant current events to increase activity. The global pandemic and sudden increase in teleworking has opened the door for bad guys to strike. CNA’s risk control experts will offer simple and effective guidance to equip workers with the ability to recognize and defeat an attack.

Register today.

Protecting your Company and Remote Workforce from Cyberthreats
Date: Thursday, April 23
Time: 3 p.m. EDT
Speaker: Nick Espinosa, Security Fanatics
Moderator:  Matt Abeles, ABC NationalOne of the unintended consequences of the coronavirus pandemic is the increase of cybersecurity threats due to the prevalence of remote working. Without the right protections in place, your company and workforce can be at risk from a wide variety of hackers. Join Nick Espinosa, cybersecurity and network infrastructure expert and president of Security Fanatics, as he walks through precautions your company should take to protect itself and your employees.

Register today.

Construction Shut-downs: Technology to Secure your Jobsite 
Date: Tuesday, April 28
Time: 3 p.m. EDT
Speaker: Matt Abeles, ABC NationalLearn about a variety of technologies to help ensure security for your jobsites, including intuitive software solutions and hardware that can immediately make an impact where you work. Attendees are encouraged to bring questions and challenges that need solving for the presenter to address.

Register today.

The ABC webinars are part of ABC’s free COVID-19 webinar series brought to you by ABC’s strategic partnersCNAThe Contractors PlanJLGSouthwire,Tradesmen InternationalUnited Rentals and Viewpoint! The strategic partners are here to assist ABC in supporting you and your organization during this challenging time.

Don’t miss our upcoming webinars!

*Chapter staff can access the Academy by using their login for National Connections.