2 Subcontractors Trade Association Contents About Subcontractors Trade Association Collaboration and Communication Keys to Success What the Industry Needs to Know Now COVID-19 and Some Insights on the Future of Construction in New York Select Issues and Some Recommendations: 1. The Economic Impact of COVID-19 2. Changing Relationships, Roles and Metrics 3. Embracing Technology and Virtual Training 4. Better Contracts to Improve Collaboration 5. Shifting Risk On Construction Projects Subcontractors Trade Association (STA) is New York’s leading association of union subcontractors. For over 50 years we have been a value-added partner for subcontractors, regardless of their specialty or trade expertise. We are committed to providing our members with legislative advocacy, valuable connections, innovative educational opportunities and tools our members need to grow their network and businesses. Fostering Positive Change Throughout the Construction Industry Since 1975, STA and its’ state affiliate, the Empire State Subcontractors Association, have been responsible for passing over 40 bills that improve the way in which subcontractors do business in New York. Committees that Work. As an STA member, you are an essential part of a special group of professionals who create change within the industry. STA Committees provide an important forum for its members to voice their concerns about general business practices in the construction industry.