ABC Membership Benefits

ABC – Your Advocate at Every Level of Government

  • No other association defends Free Enterprise and the Merit Shop like ABC –period.
  • ABC is the voice of the Merit Shop promoting free & fair competition.
  • Professional lobbyists in Olympia, Boise and Washington D.C.
  • Keeping you informed on issues affecting your business.


Growing Your Business - Business Development Tools

  • Networking events to build relationships and build business!
  • Business leads through National & Local “ABC Connect” and Directory.


Education & Training — Increased Productivity & Profits

  • Convenient, cost effective education seminars covering a broad range of topics.
  • Scholarships awarded to students affiliated with ABC members.


Commitment to Sustainability

  • The ABC Green Contractor Certification program documents the Merit Shop construction community’s efforts to develop a sustainable workplace environment—both on and off the jobsite—as well as recognize ABC member firms that are green industry leaders.


Protecting Your Business Through Legal Services

  • ABC members are eligible to receive an initial consultation with chapter legal counsel on labor and construction law issues.
  • Timely publications and seminars on legal issues.


Great Medical Benefits at Competitive Rates

  • ABC’s health plan provides excellent benefits with rates typically 15%-20% lower than other local market plans with a large variety of plan options.
  • Many other options like disability, dental etc. through ABC National Merit Choice.


ABC Safety Services -- Safer Employees, Less Time Loss, Lower Workers’ Comp

  • ABC Safety Services help keep your crews safe & working, improving productivity.
  • Services include sample safety programs, free in-house reviews, consultations with Safety Director, weekly safety meeting topics, workshops, safety video library, OSHA 10 & OSHA 30 training, first aid classes, safety classes and more!


Exclusive Discounts Saving You Money & Time

  • Special discounts with ABC business partners like Enterprise, Exxon, Verizon and many more!
  • ABC members receive discounts on both Ford and GM vehicles.


ABC’s Group Retro – Safety, Claims Management and Big Savings!

  • ABC Retro Program consistently achieves the highest refunds of any construction Retro program in Washington State.
  • Excellent claims management services plus workers’ comp related seminars & programs.


Full Service Online Plan Center

  • ABC Plans Center provides plans for projects, plus blueprint copying services.
  • Online service provides access to plans, specs & projects on your computer!


For more information on these and other benefits of ABC membership, contact the ABC Office at (509) 534-0826 or visit our website at