Spring is on its way bringing warmer temperatures, heavy rains and runoffs from melted snow. If you’re not certified, obtain a Water Damage Restoration Technician (WRT) certification to better understand water damage and techniques for drying.
If you’ve visited the IICRC website lately, you may have noticed a few changes. A new navigation menu item labeled “Tools” directs visitors to the new FAQ page, the IICRC video library and update forms.
During the IICRC’s fall Shareholders meeting, four members were elected to the 2020 Board of Directors. New members include Craig Kersemeier and Leslie Morrow, while Joe Dobbins and Robert Pettyjohn were re-elected for an additional term.
Hey Standards Committee members: The IICRC will hold its second-annual Standards Summit March 19-20, 2020 in Las Vegas. For more info or to register to save your seat, visit www.iicrc.org/2020StandardsSummit.
The IICRC will present a Standards Track during the upcoming Experience Convention & Trade Show, Sept. 18-20, in Las Vegas. The series of presentations will focus on five IICRC Standards – the S100, S500, S520, S540 and S550 – and will review how to use them as well as highlight critical information in each.
Are you interested in helping to write an IICRC Standard? The process just got easier! All IICRC Standard applications are now available online. Be a part of the development of universal standards and best practices by sharing your niche area of expertise in the inspection, cleaning and restoration industries.
Since its inception in 2016, nearly 200 women have been nominated for R&R’s Women in Restoration award. Each year the field seems to become broader and more competitive, with nominations becoming more in-depth and elaborate! This year’s nominees included owners, VPs, project managers, technicians, operations managers, marketing and sales, and more.
This issue marks the fourth anniversary of R&R’s Women in Restoration award, again supported so strongly by Violand Management Associates. Each year we award one deserving restoration diva the top honor out of dozens of nominees. In 2019, nearly 40 women were nominated for the award—and each have at least 10 years of experience in the industry.
Check out the March 2020 edition of Restoration & Remediation: Exploring new heights of thermal imaging, disinfection for coronavirus, restorer's perspective, liability, restoration trends and much more!