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Brexit: CLC publish movement of people guide

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CLC release updated Site Operating Procedures guidance

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Scaffolding Association partners, SafetyCulture to host virtual event to help businesses prepare for success in a post-pandemic world

SafetyCulture, a Scaffolding Association partner, is bringing an exciting event ‘From surviving to thriving: stories of resiliency, innovation, and adaptation through adversity‘ with an impressive line-up of master adapters including Captain “Sully” Sullenberger, Erin Brockovich, and Captain Scott Kelly to the virtual stage this November. Here SafetyCulture discuss all the

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Brexit: CLC publish movement of people guide

The Movement of People Workstream of the Construction Leadership Council Brexit Working Group has this week published guidance for companies on how to manage the movement of people and workers into the UK from 1st January 2021. New Year’s Eve Marks the end of the transition period, following the UK’s

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The steps we should take when ‘working at height’ on a ladder

Everyone, at some point, will use a product to access a task at height. Whether it is in a domestic setting (a kitchen step or a loft ladder) or a commercial one, choosing the right product and using it safely is a task that people may undertake without considering any consequence. Andy Ferris, Commercial Director

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Is construction output on the up? Or do the figures flatter to deceive?

Builders’ Conference CEO Neil Edwards reports on construction contracts from June to August, stating that the trend is upward, but the detail might raise concerns. June The government looked to construction to lead the nation out of recession with the promise of a £5 billion infrastructure cash injection. However, overall contract awards failed to break

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Scaffolding leaders turn to technology to prepare for the post-COVID world

As we adjust to a post-COVID world, a lot of uncertainties are emerging around safety, productivity, supply chain management and labour availability. In this Opinion piece, Andrew Smith from Avontus discusses the way forward. Around the world, industry growth has been hampered by restricted site operations, disruptions in supply chains, and on-going labour shortages. Yet,

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The steps we should take when ‘working at height’ on a ladder

Everyone, at some point, will use a product to access a task at height. Whether it is in a domestic setting (a kitchen step or a loft ladder) or a commercial one, choosing the right product and using it safely is a task that people may undertake without considering any consequence. Andy Ferris, Commercial Director

Read More »

Is construction output on the up? Or do the figures flatter to deceive?

Builders’ Conference CEO Neil Edwards reports on construction contracts from June to August, stating that the trend is upward, but the detail might raise concerns. June The government looked to construction to lead the nation out of recession with the promise of a £5 billion infrastructure cash injection. However, overall contract awards failed to break

Read More »

Scaffolding leaders turn to technology to prepare for the post-COVID world

As we adjust to a post-COVID world, a lot of uncertainties are emerging around safety, productivity, supply chain management and labour availability. In this Opinion piece, Andrew Smith from Avontus discusses the way forward. Around the world, industry growth has been hampered by restricted site operations, disruptions in supply chains, and on-going labour shortages. Yet,

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