Power management company Eaton and the Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) today announced results from a joint survey of IEC members that validates the importance of educational campaigns focusing on the dangers and prevalence of counterfeit electrical products. The survey results indicate that educational programs are helping to increase awareness of the dangers of counterfeit products and providing the tools needed to make informed purchasing decisions, key learnings that will help increase electrical safety. The results also reveal that more work is needed to share best practices and encourage collaboration in order to thwart counterfeiting.
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IEC is pleased to announce MILWAUKEE TOOL will become an IEC Partner in Learning. With this partnership, MILWAUKEE TOOL has invested in IEC’s training program and is dedicated to providing the workforce with qualified and educated electrical professionals.
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Recently, Legrand agreed to become IEC’s first Partner in Learning. With this partnership, Legrand has invested in IEC’s training program and is dedicated to providing the workforce with qualified and educated electrical professionals.
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IEC is pleased to welcome Fleetmatics, a leading provider of GPS fleet management solutions, as a Bronze level National Industry Partner. Fleetmatics helps small and medium-sized businesses meet the challenges associated with managing local fleets.
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This year, IEC and CNA celebrate a 25-year partnership of safety and cooperation. This partnership has increased the safety and productivity of IEC members through the IEC-CNA Safety Awards, a comprehensive and flexible insurance program for electrical contractors, and education opportunities.
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IEC National is thrilled to welcome tax specialty and business advocacy firm alliantgroup as a Bronze Level National Industry Partner. As the nation’s premier provider of specialty tax services, their mission is to support CPA firms and the businesses they advise by identifying lucrative tax credits and incentives ­– cash-infusing programs that help companies grow and successfully compete in the U.S. economy.
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Eaton today announced it is collaborating with Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) to promote electrical safety and raise awareness of the dangers of counterfeit electrical products.
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The Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) is pleased to welcome Kohler Generators as a Silver level National Industry Partner. Kohler Generators manufactures and markets complete backup power solutions for myriad markets including residential, light commercial and industrial.
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Electrical contractors, like many industries, were impacted by the economic conditions of the past few years and had to evolve their businesses to remain competitive. As the economy gradually recovers, contractors are preparing for an increase in work after years of operating lean. As the industry continues to rebuild, contractors are finding that not only is there more demand from customers, but there is a wide range of new services that customers are considering. In order to meet this evolving demand, the industry needs to expand their skill sets and begin recruiting and preparing the new workforce with the necessary skills.
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