California Association of Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors, National Association (CAL SMACNA) is a non-profit statewide trade association representing over 600 sheet metal and air conditioning contractors who employ more than 25,000 union employees and administrative personnel throughout the state of California.
CAL SMACNA NEWS
Commissioner Lara Issues Order Resulting in Workers’ Compensation Premium Savings for California Businesses Affected by COVID-19
Commissioner’s action mandates workers’ compensation carriers reflect reduced risk of loss in premiums due to “stay-at-home” ordersEarlier this week Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara issued an Order adopting emergency workers’ compensation regulations in...
California Public Health Officials Release Guidance Requiring Californians to Wear Face Coverings in Most Settings Outside the Home
SACRAMENTO -- The California Department of Public Health today released updated guidance that requires Californians to wear a face covering in high-risk settings. A growing body of scientific research has shown that people with no or few symptoms of...
SACRAMENTO -- Yesterday, to follow up on the state’s announcement that it will begin modifying the stay at home order on Friday, May 8, Governor Gavin Newsom released updated industry guidance – including for retail, manufacturing and logistics – to begin...
- Initial EDGE Conference Speakers Announcedon August 6, 2020 at 4:01 pm
The SMANCA Edge Conference, being held October 13–15, will feature three days of valuable educational content covering a wide range of topics presented by the most recognizable and respected speakers in the industry.
- OSHA’s Construction Safety Stand-Down Being Held in Septemberon August 6, 2020 at 4:01 pm
OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction will be held September 14–18, 2020.
Ventilation Verification and Energy Optimization Assessment
CAL SMACNA is excited about the opportunities afforded to our industry by this developing market in ventilation verification, service and repair. All mechanical, service, and TAB contractors already possess the knowledge base and skillsets to do this work.
CA Air Quality Experts Support Emergency Classroom Ventilation Program
CAL SMACNA contractors joined with SMART Locals 104, 105 and 206 and other air quality experts in support of a “School Ventilation & Efficiency Verification ” proposal that will focus on the importance of healthy indoor air quality and proper ventilation in California classrooms.
Cancelled -- CAL SMACNA's 54th Annual Convention
The impact of COVID-19 on our state and nation is increasing in severity each day and we are doing our best to help flatten the curve on the spread of the virus. The health and welfare of our members, guests and our communities remains our top priority. As such, CAL SMACNA is following guidance provided to us by the CDC and Governor Newsom and has cancelled the convention in April. Full refunds to convention and golf registrants as well as sponsors are available and will be processed between now and April 15th. (see directions HERE)
Legislative or Regulatory Questions?
Contact Cal-SMACNA’s Executive Vice President, Chris Walker
1400 K Street
Sacramento, CA 95814