ABC – Your Advocate at Every Level of Government
- No other association defends Free Enterprise and the Merit Shop like ABC –period.
- ABC is the voice of the Merit Shop promoting free & fair competition.
- Professional lobbyists in Olympia, Boise and Washington D.C.
- Keeping you informed on issues affecting your business.
Growing Your Business - Business Development Tools
- Networking events to build relationships and build business!
- Business leads through National & Local “ABC Connect” and Directory.
Education & Training — Increased Productivity & Profits
- Convenient, cost effective education seminars covering a broad range of topics.
- Scholarships awarded to students affiliated with ABC members.
Commitment to Sustainability
- The ABC Green Contractor Certification program documents the Merit
Shop construction community’s efforts to develop a sustainable workplace
environment—both on and off the jobsite—as well as recognize ABC member
firms that are green industry leaders.
Protecting Your Business Through Legal Services
- ABC members are eligible to receive an initial consultation with chapter legal counsel on labor and construction law issues.
- Timely publications and seminars on legal issues.
Great Medical Benefits at Competitive Rates
- ABC’s health plan provides excellent benefits with rates typically
15%-20% lower than other local market plans with a large variety of plan
- Many other options like disability, dental etc. through ABC National Merit Choice.
ABC Safety Services -- Safer Employees, Less Time Loss, Lower Workers’ Comp
- ABC Safety Services help keep your crews safe & working, improving productivity.
- Services include sample safety programs, free in-house reviews,
consultations with Safety Director, weekly safety meeting topics,
workshops, safety video library, OSHA 10 & OSHA 30 training, first
aid classes, safety classes and more!
Exclusive Discounts Saving You Money & Time
- Special discounts with ABC business partners like Enterprise, Exxon, Verizon and many more!
- ABC members receive discounts on both Ford and GM vehicles.
ABC’s Group Retro – Safety, Claims Management and Big Savings!
- ABC Retro Program consistently achieves the highest refunds of any construction Retro program in Washington State.
- Excellent claims management services plus workers’ comp related seminars & programs.
Full Service Online Plan Center
- ABC Plans Center provides plans for projects, plus blueprint copying services.
- Online service provides access to plans, specs & projects on your computer!
For more information on these and other benefits of ABC membership,
contact the ABC Office at (509) 534-0826
or visit our website at www.ipcabc.org