Health & Safety

The harsh reality of mental health in the construction industry, and the simple steps that could turn it around

Worried about mental health in the construction industry?

Building a safer culture – World Health and Safety day

World Health and Safety day 2022 - Act together to build a positive safety and health culture

Building Safety – 2021 Reflections and Projections 

What a year it's been for building safety.

Planning Early to Avoid Gull Issues Always Pays Off

Netting is the most effective way to protect buildings by denying access to pest birds, a physical barrier that provides total exclusion

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.

Leeds Beckett and Aggregate Industries Team Up

Aggregate Industries & Leeds Beckett University are working in partnership as part of a new Government-funded research and innovation project

Budget 2021: Government Need to Solve Cladding Crisis

Experts at national law firm Irwin Mitchell say the Government still needs a consistent strategy towards how it handles the “cladding crisis”

Mental Health in Construction Impacted by Bullying

New findings from a national survey have shown that 21% of construction employees have experienced bullying in the last year.

English Courts Continue to Sympathise with Claimants on Fire Safety

In a case regarding a fire safety claim, theTCC provided guidance on the approach it will take when exercising discretion to allow amendments

Real Estate Must Move with the Times

Liviu Tudor writes about why the commercial and corporate real estate sector must fast adapt to the challenges posed by the pandemic