Health and safety

Employee health and welfare remains a huge issue for the construction industry – in fact, 81,000 workers suffered from work-related ill health in construction...

The new EN1004-1 product standards covering mobile access towers is aimed at creating a safer working at height environment, will come into...

After 18 months of operating government backed Site Operating Procedures to battle the pandemic the construction industry starts a new era, despite growing at...

The British Safety Council has raised concerns surrounding the new Building Safety Act. The news follows comments from Clive Betts MP, chair of the Housing,...

Construction firms will be able to remain open when England enters a four‐week lockdown from Thursday 5 November until Wednesday...

It’s safe to say that the construction industry operates under a considerable amount of health and safety legislation – and for good reason. Before...

The Construction Leadership Council (CLC) has updated the Site Operating Procedures to reflect recent changes in government guidance to ensure sites remain Covid safe....

The construction industry has been hit hard by COVID-19, with large numbers of sites shutting and many workers being furloughed – but over recent...

The construction sector has been ramping up activity and men and materials are flooding back onto the roads. Andy Miles, a fleet transport specialist...

A new five-point ‘COVID-19 secure’ safe working guidelines have been published by the Government to help firms to get businesses back up and running...