As survivors of Hurricane Dorian struggle with the aftermath, the Code Council offers assistance and support to its members and stakeholders amid the destruction.
Articles from September 2019
New Jersey continues to lead the nation in adopting the most up-to-date building and safety codes available in the industry and implementing them with a network of highly trained, dedicated code enforcement officials.
This year, the Code Council’s Permit Technician Certification exam turns 21. Steve Burger, CBO, explains how the permit technician position is no longer just a job; it’s a career that can be used to become a building inspector, plans examiner or even a building official.
The International Code Council joins National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies and others in encouraging states to undertake a review of their current resiliency programs and begin improving those measures.
National Preparedness Month, recognized each September in the United States, reminds us that we all must take steps to prepare for emergencies in our homes, businesses, schools and communities.
The 2018 Code Conforming Wood Design, a joint publication of the American Wood Council and the Code Council, is now available as a free download, which summarizes the most important provisions related to the use of wood and wood products as they appear in the 2018 International Building Code.