ACCA-CF Announces 2018-2019 Executive Board

The Air Conditioning Contractors of Central Florida (ACCA-CF) announced their 2018-19 Executive Board at the chapter’s June meeting, June 21, 2018. The 2018-19 ACCA-CF Executive Board: Andy Brunkala, Secretary/Treasurer; Brian Hastings, Director; John Green, Chairman; Directors Tony Duncan, Yolanda Pizarro, Marc Jacobs and Pat Ambrose; Pete Zeitler, President andKen Zalk, Vice President (Not pictured: Paula Huband, Executive Director and Marketing) Guest speaker Angela Highland introduced the members to iBuild Central Florida, an association of… Read More

Oldach Hosts Stateside Visitors in Puerto Rico

Oldach AC and Refrigeration hosted some industry friends and clients from Florida to a visit to Puerto Rico in May. Upon arrival on Thursday, the group visited the Oldach headquarters in Cataño, a Metropolitan Area of San Juan. One of the largest HVAC parts and equipment distributors in Puerto Rico, Oldach operates 13 locations strategically located throughout Puerto Rico, St. Thomas (USVI), Orlando FL, USA, and Panama. Enjoying refreshments and food at Don Tello Restaurant… Read More

Tropic Supply, Yellow Jacket and Fluke June Events

Ryan Reynolds of EV Dunbar discusses the Fluke open fork electrical tester in Orlando. Yellow Jacket representatives visited Tropic Supply Resource Centers in June, showcasing the YJ-LTE™ Refrigerant Recovery System and the Yellow Jacket® Omni™ Digital Vacuum Gauge. The Fluke T6-600 open fork electrical tester was also demonstrated. Visit for all events. Read More

OSHA’s Anti-Retaliation Policies

By Trent Cotney – Excerpted from the Cotney Construction Law Update Newsletter – June 2018 OSHA has recently provided an interpretation of employer actions that they will view as retaliatory and not permissible. These include certain: (1) Disciplinary policies, (2) Post-accident drug testing policies, and lastly (3) Employee incentive programs. Below is a brief explanation of these policies to help employers avoid violating OSHA regulations. Trent Cotney, PA Discipline OSHA has made it clear that… Read More