NIA Informs
COVID-19 and related information for the insulation industry. Click here to read the latest online.
Did You Miss Our Informative Safety Panel Webinar?


You can still watch it and all of our past webinars on our website. Click here for archives of previous webinars.
Gathering Construction & Insulation Industry Data Points
New Insulation Industry Impact Survey Coming Soon
NIA and the associations representing the insulation industry are surveying contractors every few weeks to gain insights on how COVID-19 is impacting our industry. Completing this survey provides critical insights for NIA members and our industry sector. Look for the new survey in the next issue of NIA Informs. Click here for past survey results.

A Roundup of General Construction Surveys & Analysis:
  • Regarding construction backlog, based on an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) member survey conducted April 20-May 4, ABC's Construction Backlog Indicator fell to 7.8 months in April, the series’ lowest reading since the third quarter of 2012. Click here to read more.

  • Regarding construction unemployment, Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) reported that construction employment declined by 975,000 jobs in April. Click here to read more.

  • Regarding construction starts, Dodge Data & Analytics reported that total construction starts declined 25% from March to April to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $572.2 billion. Click here to read more.
Resource: One Free Call with Legal Counsel
For NIA Member Companies on Any Safety Topic
Now through August 31
In the spirit of aiding all of our members during this critical time, NIA Legal Counsel Gary Auman, of Auman, Mahan & Furry, has offered to respond to one safety matter question, per NIA member, via telephone call or email. Thank you, Gary, for your generosity and your safety expertise.

Contact Auman, Mahan & Furry at 937-223-6003.
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