Thomas S. Gunning honored as one of ENR’s 2022 Top 25 Newsmakers

Trade magazine honors construction leader’s efforts to promote the use of Narcan on job sites to protect workers.

Thomas S. Gunning

Engineering News Record (ENR) has honored Thomas S. Gunning, Executive Director of Building Trades Employers Association Northeast and son of SMACNA Boston Executive Director Thomas J. Gunning as one of its Top 25 Newsmakers of 2022. Gunning has taken the lead on efforts in Greater Boston to distribute Narcan to jobsites in order to keep workers safe from overdoses. Using his own experiences as a guidepost, Gunning has worked with contractors to train employees on the use of Narcan and educate the workforce on the dangers of addiction.

Read Gunning’s profile and take a look at the whole Top 25 Newsmakers list.