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Supply Shortages are Hitting the Construction Industry Hard

Posted June 1, 2021 MC Attorneys

Construction is still booming across the state, but the industry has hit a roadblock with supply shortages, as well as labor shortages. This is slowing down construction projects significantly. Unfortunately, the state of Arizona is being hit hard with the shortages, mainly due to the success of the construction industry in the area.  Supply Shortage… Read more


When to Include a Price Escalation Clause in Your Construction Contract

Posted May 1, 2021 MC Attorneys

Sometimes the unknown happens. Recently, the construction industry has not only been facing a shortage of materials, but they have also been dealing with price spikes in materials. All of which impact a construction project. Contractors can protect themselves from these situations with a price escalation clause in contracts. What is a Price Escalation Clause?… Read more


How OSHA’s Penalties Increased in 2021

Posted April 1, 2021 MC Attorneys

Each year businesses must prepare for changes coming their way. One of the biggest changes in 2021 surrounds OSHA penalties.  OSHA is responsible to ensure a workplace is safe, especially on construction sites. During inspections, OSHA will do an in-depth review to check for any workplace safety and health violations. Due to the increase in… Read more


Phoenix Tops List for 2020 Apartment Construction

Posted March 1, 2021 MC Attorneys

Some good news surrounding the construction industry; a global pandemic couldn’t slow down construction across the city of Phoenix. Even with the lockdowns throughout 2020, Phoenix was still at the top of the list when it comes to apartment construction and 2021 is looking to be even more successful.  The Top Cities for Apartment Construction… Read more