Following are some links that we hope you will find useful in your day to day business operations.
State of California Sites
- CAL-OSHA Publications
- CAL-OSHA Consultation Services
- Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Branch
- Contractors State License Board
- California Prevailing Wage Information
- California Department of Worker’s Compensation
- California Public Works Manual
- California Skin Cancer Prevention Program
- Required Safety Postings
- I Built It Website
- Department of General Services–DVBE–and Small Business Regulations
- Contractor’s License Law and Reference Book
Other Builders Exchanges
- Golden State Builders’ Exchange (This site provides information about all of the members of the Golden State Builders’ Exchange).
Construction Educational Programs
Government Tax Center links (From the IRS)
- Construction Tax Center—The Construction industry page contains explanations of Federal tax topics related to the construction industry, news articles and educational IRS Publications.
- Small Business and Self-Employed Tax Center—This section provides general small business information useful in all industries and professions. It includes links to small business products, employment taxes, electronic filing and paying, taxpayer burden reduction, abusive tax avoidance transactions, and many other topics.
- City of Campbell – Public Works Dept
- City of Gilroy – Community Development Dept.
- City of Los Altos – Public Works Dept.
- City of Los Gatos – Parks and Public Works Dept.
- City of Mountain View – Public Works Dept.
- City of Palo Alto – Public Works Dept.
- City of San Jose – Public Works Dept.
- City of Santa Clara – Public Works Dept.
- City of Saratoga – Public Works Dept.
- City of Sunnyvale – Public Works Dept.
- County of Alameda – Public Works Agency
- County of San Francisco – Public Works Dept.
- County of San Mateo – Public Works Dept.
- County of Santa Cruz – General Services Dept.
- County of Santa Clara Building Dept.
- County of Santa Clara-Recorder’s Office
- Valley Transportation Authority-Procurement Dept.
Other Government Sites
Construction Safety Articles
- Back Safety
- Excavation Trenching Safety
- Noise Hazards
- Nail Gun Safety
- Table Saw Safety
- Vehicle Safety
Other Sites of Interest
- Abdulaziz and Grossbart (Great resource of construction law)
- American Institute of Architects, Santa Clara Valley Chapter
- California Materials Exchange
- Capitol Services Inc.—Help with contractor licensing laws
- Check Social Security Numbers Here
- Construction Specifications Institute
- Construction Web Links
- Human Resources Forms
- International Conference of Building Officials
- Minority Business Consortium (Great resource on how to get certified as an MBE, WBE etc.)
- My Own Business Institute
- Porter Law Group (Nice list of Construction Forms)
- Toolboox Topics