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The UK construction industry’s financial crisis- with some large contractors in severe financial distress – has prompted a Conservative MP to act. Peter Aldous, MP...
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November data from IHS Markit/CIPS has shown a moderate rebound in UK construction output, with business activity rising at the strongest rate since June....

Working on very tall buildings demands a different mindset for access and scaffolding contractors. While all scaffolding work is carried out at height, working...
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Business Secretary Greg Clark has launched the government’s Industrial Strategy, setting out a long-term vision for how Britain can build on its economic strengths,...
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After a positive summer for housebuilding with more than £7 billion of housing contracts awarded between June and August, the sector experienced a cooler...
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Despite growth being downgraded to 1.5%, the Chancellor has revealed new money, loans and policy changes all aimed at boosting housebuilding towards 300,000 homes...
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The owner of a Blaydon-on-Tyne scaffolding business has lost his transport licence and been disqualified from running vehicles for two years because he posed...

The risks associated with erecting and dismantling scaffolding are well known within the industry. But the one area where many organisations neglect to effectively...
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Loading bays and towers are commonplace scaffold structures, with a variety of types, construction methods and safety aspects to consider for this valuable and...

Vehicle tracking and fleet management solutions company Protrack has introduced Pro Guardian, a new app-based lone worker system. The new IOS and Android tracking system...