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Honor Goodsite, new UK construction industry mascot launched

Honor Goodsite’s first outing was at the Victoria Station Upgrade project – a £700 million project transforming one of the capital’s busiest stations…

London – Leading the World in Construction Health and Safety

Statistics released by the Health and Safety Executive confirm that the UK capital is leading the world in implementing health and safety practices…

Nearly half of workplaces haven’t had health & safety inspections

According to a new TUC survey, almost half UK workplaces have never been visited by health and safety reps, including over 80% of construction workplaces…

Brexit fallout could fuel crisis in construction

One of the UK’s largest house builders, Berkeley Group, warns that number of homes being built could be halved if supply of EU workers is cut.

Leading Trade Body joins with Considerate Constructors Scheme

The Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA) is partnering with the Considerate Constructors Scheme to promote best practice across the industry.

Skills shortage in construction not caused by injury figures

Despite this, Development Finance Today has said the threat of injury or illness is not causing people to be less attracted to the construction industry.

Landmark study steers progress for container port health & safety

Commissioned by IOSH and ITF, the study identifies risks, causes for concern and flaws in the behavioural management systems commonly employed by operators.

Changing the landscape of the fire safety industry

We are the Fire Industry Association (FIA), and our story begins 100 years ago. Imagine life then – fire protection and health and safety were…

“Devastating blow” as Irish Sea windfarm development is cancelled

Cammell Laird shipyard had expected to earn substantial revenues and create hundreds of jobs with plans to construct 400 wind turbines in the Irish Sea.

UK sets ambitious new 2030s carbon target

The UK has announced an ambitious new carbon target for the early 2030s, allaying fears that the climate goal would be a casualty of the EU referendum.