News & Blog

Stay up-to-date on the latest construction news and ASA-HC happenings. Useful information and tools are available to our members whenever they need it. To stay informed, click the links below:

Changes in COVID-19 Recommendations Due to Delta Variant

By Anthony G. Stergio, Andrews Myers, PC Last week the CDC urged both that fully vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals should wear masks indoors in areas where transmission rates are either substantial or high (which includes most of Texas). The reason for this change is that the CDC now believes that fully vaccinated people, who experience … READ MORE

Are Your Jobsites Ready for a Natural Disaster?

Join the ASA Safety & Health Committee who is hosting the next luncheon along with guest speaker, City of Houston Fire Chief Samuel Pena. Learn what the fire department does to plan for natural disasters and what you can do at your offices and jobsites to prepare for the unexpected. Learn more here: Emergency Preparedness … READ MORE

Tap Into ASA:  Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC

Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC has been serving construction companies from North Carolina to Texas over the last 60 plus years.  Our clients include general contractors, prime subcontractors, industrial contractors and construction industry suppliers.  With such a diverse practice we are well versed in the unique accounting and tax complexities faced by companies in the … READ MORE

Our Women’s Peer Group is Ready to Roll

The She Builds It – Women’s Peer Group has outlined programming for the next 18 months. From panel discussions and community service projects to happy hours and team building events, there is something for everyone on the calendar! Get the complete lineup here: She Builds It – Women’s Peer Group | ASA Houston Chapter

Tap Into ASA: Safety By Design

Safety by Design, Inc. is a full-service safety consulting firm specializing in commercial construction. Owner, Lee Hart, a 17-year veteran of the safety industry and adjunct professor at the University of Houston, heads a workforce that is knowledgeable and well respected. Services offered include but are not limited to: full-time safety coordinators, training and education; … READ MORE

TCA Legislative Update – August 3

2021 Legislative Law Update Seminar This webinar will include an in-depth review of legislation passed by the 87th Texas Legislature in the session that concluded on May 31st relevant to the construction industry. Topics will include COVID liability and pandemic response; changes to Chapter 53, Property Code, relating to liens; new or amended laws relating … READ MORE

Commitment to Safety Program

Now Accepting Applications ASA-Houston Chapter’s Commitment to Safety (CTS) program was developed to recognize specialty contractors who implement effective construction safety and health programs, and provide effective safety and health training for management, supervisors and employees. The program consists of three levels — Member, Silver and Gold. Learn more.

Tap Into ASA: Sales Transformation Group

Sales Transformation Group, a sales development and training company, is made up of sales coaches who partner with owners and sales managers of small to mid-sized businesses (mostly in the construction industry) to provide immediate and permanent sales productivity impact with our hands-on solutions. They solve problems like: Margins under pressure because you sell on … READ MORE

Brianna F.E. Wright

The ASA Family Mourns a Great Loss We are heartbroken to announce that Brianna Wright passed away peacefully early Saturday morning, July 3rd. Brianna served as Executive Director for the American Subcontractor Association’s Houston Chapter for 24 years. She brought an incredible amount of energy, passion, and spirit to everything she did for ASA Houston. … READ MORE

Video Education On-Demand

We have added a few videos to our on-demand lineup! Adams Insurance has provided us with several Fleet Safety Webinars: How to Handle Potential Problems Before They Become Rea Safe Accident-Free Driving Doesn’t Just Happen Daily Drive (Parts 1 and 2) Distractions Attitude Adjustment And The Cromeens Lawfirm has provided us with a few additional … READ MORE