Central Ohio construction gaining steam as 2021 begins

As the tech industry continues to grow, it is flocking to places such as Columbus, Ohio, where construction is plentiful with warehouse projects, data centers and more.

Columbus/Central Ohio Building and Construction Trades Council Executive Secretary-Treasurer Dorsey Hager discussed local projects being worked on and what is in store in 2021, on America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading

C/COBCTC Exec. Secretary-Treasurer highlights Driving Futures and outreach to women

There are a number of factors affecting the future of the building trades and labor as a whole. From outreach events to decisions made by the federal government, the future of labor will be affected.

Columbus/Central Ohio Building and Construction Trades Council (C/COBCTC) Executive Secretary-Treasurer Dorsey Hager joined America’s Work Force Union Podcast to discuss the upcoming Senate runoff election in Georgia, the Driving Futures Program and getting more women into the building trades. Continue reading

Hager discusses annual D.A.D.’s Day Clay Shoot and Upcoming Election

On the Sept. 4 episode of America’s Work Force Radio Podcast, Columbus/Central Ohio Building and Construction Trades Council Executive Secretary-Treasurer Dorsey Hager discussed the newly elected Speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives, the upcoming presidential election and the annual Dollars Against Diabetes (D.A.D.’s) Clay Shoot. Continue reading

Union Sportsmen’s Alliance Discusses Safety Programs and Volunteer Opportunities

Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the Columbus/Central Ohio Building and Construction Trades Council, Dorsey Hager spoke with America’s Work Force Radio Podcast on July 7 to discuss politics that affect the working person. Continue reading

Diabetes Researcher Speaks About Stem Cell Research and Diabetes

Dr. Camillo Ricordi with the Diabetes Research Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine spoke with America’s Work Force Radio Podcast on June 5 about umbilical cord derived mesenchymal stem cell research for COVID-19 and transplant surgeries to reverse diabetes. Continue reading

Continuing Construction Projects During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Dorsey Hager, Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the Columbus/Central Ohio Building and Construction Trades Council spoke with America’s Work Force about construction projects continuing during the pandemic. Continue reading

Keeping Healthy During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Nicky Snazell, an international presenter and instructor on health, well-being and pain relief and author of a series of books spoke with America’s Work Force on April 3 about staying healthy during a time when stress levels are increased. Continue reading

Fight to End Human Trafficking Discussed on America’s Work Force

Karen Walsh, president and CEO of the Collaborative to End Human Trafficking, spoke with America’s Work Force on March 6 about the ongoing fight to end the crimes of human trafficking. Continue reading

Contract for EMS Workers Discussed on America’s Work Force

Paul Melhuish, president of the Cleveland Association of Rescue Employees (CARE) Local 1975 spoke with America’s Work Force on Jan. 3 about fighting for a new contract for Cleveland EMS workers. Continue reading