Employment

1 in 5 Construction Workers Suffers in Silence


According to new findings, 21% of those who work within the construction industry have experienced bullying in the last year.

Social Value guidance launched


New guidance has been launched to help developers, planners and local authorities include Social Value in the planning process.

Combating stress on site


The number of working days lost to work-related stress, depression, or anxiety in the UK has grown steadily since 2017.

Pagabo Launches New Construction Qualification


A new cross-industry initiative has developed a brand-new set of qualifications for the construction industry.

Now its Time for Construction to Seriously Consider Flexible Working


Construction needs to make itself more attractive to new entrants or face some potentially difficult consequences.

Call to Construction Industry to Fill Skills Gap


The construction industry is facing a widespread skills shortage which is threatening the viability of many projects within the sector

Six Months Since Brexit: The Government Needs to Open the Door for Start-ups


Sohan Panesar writes about how the UK Government should open the door for start ups in the six months since the United Kingdom left the EU

City & Guilds Partners with EAL


To help with the skills gaps in the construction industry, City & Guilds has struck a partnership with EAL.

Materials and Labour Shortages Threaten Recovery


Subcontractors throughout the UK are struggling to take advantage of the economy reopening due to supply chain issues,

Jobs Supported by £650bn Investment


In an ambitious National Infrastructure and Construction Pipeline the Government has set out how £650bn of private and public investment