4 Hour CE Class - Fall Protection Hazards

This FREE half-day course will increase awareness among those at risk of injury from construction-related falls due to neglect, improper use of equipment and fall protection systems, improperly secured work areas, lack of supervision, and other common hazards. 

The class will be held on Tuesday, September 27 from 4pm - 8pm at Porter Pipe & Supply in Addison, IL.  For additional information and to register click here: CE Class September 2022. Please note that class size is limited to 40 attendees and registeration in advance is required by September 22nd. 

PCA Brewery Tour 2022

This year's tour will take place at Goose Island Brewery on Clybourn, in Chicago on Wednesday, October 12 from 4pm - 7pm.  To register for the event, click on the following link: Fall Tour Registration 2022

PCA November Annual
Membership Meeting

We look forward to seeing everyone at our Annual Membership Meeting on November 9th at Harry Caray's in Chicago. Our guest speaker is Mark McManus, General President of the United Association. 

Additional details and registration information coming soon. 

The Plumbing Industry's Hall of Fame Induction


The Hall of Fame Induction was held on August 31, 2022 at the Plumbers Local 130 JAC, which was an ideal location for our celebration. A slideshow of some of the evening's highlights can be found here

Chicago Lead Service Line Replacement Program

Chicago Mayor Lightfoot recently announced an initiative to launch the City’s long-awaited Lead Service Line Replacement Program. The City is offering two methods of City-assisted replacement: The Equity Lead Service Line Replacement Program for low-income residents and the Homeowner-Initiated Lead Service Line Replacement Program.

Coronavirus Resources

As our PCA contractors and PCA Associate members continue to prepare their businesses and offices for preventing the spread of the coronavirus, our Association recommends that you take the time to review the following articles and links concerning best practices for employers related to coronavirus.

Sexual Harassment Prevention Training

Senate Bill 75, Public Act 101-0221 was signed into law by Governor Pritzker in August 2019. Under this Act, Illinois employers are required to train employees on sexual harassment prevention by December 31, 2020, and on an annual basis thereafter.

PCA Health & Safety Manual

The PCA “Health & Safety Manual” is available exclusively to all PCA contractors at no cost. The document compiled by PCA safety consultant Roger Paveza, President of Vista Safety Consulting, LLC, features interactive functionality. Click here to access the manual.

Please note: PCA contractors must be registered on our website in order to view and customize the manual.

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