Health & Safety
Exmouth Tidal Defence Recommences
14 Jan 21
Construction work at the Exmouth tidal defence began in June 2019; however, the Environment Agency’s schedule included a pause
How Covid will Affect the Future of Public Spaces
8 Jan 21
Robin Barber of Arcus Global, explores how Covid will affect the way public spaces are designed and used in the long term.
Has COVID Changed Health & Safety Forever?
8 Jan 21
Lesley Macleod and Shachar Harari write about how the Coronavirus pandemic could have changed health and safety forever
Pagabo Announce Awards for £47bn Framework
18 Dec 20
Pagabo has announced the awards for its £47 billion, five and a half year, developer-led framework which went live on December 15th, 2020.
New Video-Enabled Protection Launches
14 Dec 20
SureCam and Peoplesafe have joined forces to create and develop the construction industry’s first lone worker service
Tradespeople Opening Up about Mental Health
9 Dec 20
A new survey has shown that around one third of tradespeople have experienced a mental health issue during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Construction Sites Need to Keep Customers and Staff Safe
4 Dec 20
Almost a year after the first case was detected in Wuhan, COVID-19 continues to have a far-reaching impact on the construction industry.
Work Begins on Dawlish Sea Wall
19 Nov 20
The second section of a new, bigger sea wall at Dawlish has been started it will protect the railway and town from rising sea levels
MBC Awarded Net Steps Funding
18 Nov 20
Maidstone Borough Council has been awarded £565,500 in funding as part of the UK Government’s Next Steps Accommodation Programme
Modular Construction and Fire Risks
10 Nov 20
Specialist construction lawyer Rebecca Harries-Williams discusses the potential pitfalls associated with modern methods of construction (MMC)