TEXT VERSION OF SLIDE:
Title: VPP for Construction - Why?
Type: Text Slide with image
[Includes photo of a building under construction]
VPP for Construction (VPPC) - was designed to meet the unique needs of the construction industry (short-term, high-hazard worksites)
Unique aspects such as mobile workforces, short-term construction projects and changing conditions on construction sites made applying for and maintaining the requirements for traditional VPP overly difficult for the construction industry.
Traditional site- based VPP does not fit the needs of all types of construction projects, General contractors, and sub-contractors.
The new proposal VPP for Construction, announced in the Federal Register in August, 2004 introduces a new concept of three levels of participation:
The proposal was open for 90 days for public comments:
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