There’s no question that the public health, safety, and welfare has been better served by preventing unqualified persons from calling themselves engineers, and the good name of the profession has ensured public trust. Read more.
From bringing STEM activities to schools to working with public officials, PEs spend time outside of the office to communicate the importance of engineering and licensure. Outreach is a major component of the profession. But how did that come about? Has it always been that way, or has there been a growing focus on this aspect of professional life? »
Cybersecurity threats are on the rise, and architecture, engineering, and construction firms aren’t immune to some of the same attacks and intrusions experienced by businesses in other industries. PE spoke with professional liability and cybersecurity experts at Victor O. Schinnerer & Co. about the risks that AEC firms face and how they can reduce and manage those risks. »