Attitudes to health and safety, as well as fire regulations, have...

On the two-year anniversary of the fire at Grenfell Tower, the Association for Project Safety has released a statement

Industry calls for action to follow landmark Net Zero legislation

Today legislation will be laid in Parliament committing the UK to reach net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050

Rooflight IGU specifications ‘falling’ short of the mark

Cornwall Glass has warned the complex nature of rooflight IGU specification means specifications are frequently not fit for purpose – with installers running the risk of liabilities for injury and accident

Flex-R continues investment in technical support

Flex-R is further investing in the level of support it offers to roofing contractors by bolstering its technical team with the appointment of Graham Glew

Construction industry launches Licensing Task Force

The scheme comes after statistics reveal that One third (32%) of homeowners are put off doing major home improvement works requiring a builder because they fear hiring a dodgy builder, meaning that the UK economy could be missing out on £10bn of construction activity per year

Competition for construction jobs heats up, but pay only just keeps...

The number of professionals applying to new construction jobs jumped up by 32.9% in May 2019, despite average pay only just maintaining pace with the inflation rate, at 1.9%

Russells tee up charity golf day

Roof tile manufacturer, Russell Roof Tiles, will once again be hosting its annual charity golf day, to raise worthwhile funds for local community causes

Construction earnings fall 5.5% in May

Weekly earnings for tradespeople in the construction sector decreased last month, according to latest figures released by Hudson Contract

Gender equality in construction will take almost 200 years, GMB research...

Figures revealed at GMB union’s annual Congress shows workforce won’t be equal until 2194

Barking fire further questions use of timber construction

The major fire is a further example of why timber is not a suitable construction material, according to the British Association of Reinforcement