Commercial & Legal

Commercial & Legal

Maintaining a sustainable cash flow

In this article, Barrister Rudi Klein offers a dozen tips on safeguarding cash flow in a fragile economy. To put it mildly the construction industry is in very uncertain times and at this stage it is very difficult to predict

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Commercial & Legal

What are the costs of cybercrime?

In this article, Paul Beck from Direct Insurance Corporate Risks looks at cyberattacks on the scaffolding sector and what business operators can do to minimise the risk and counter the threat. Even before the current pandemic, technology has long been

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Commercial

CLC launch COVID-19 cost assessment toolkit

The Professional Practice Task Group for the Construction Leadership Council (CLC) Covid-19 Task Force has today published a methodology for assessing and reporting the cost implications of disruption due to the pandemic. Construction clients and contractors rely on accurate cost

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Commercial & Legal

Future-Proofing Guide For Contracts Launched

The Disputes and Collaboration group for the Construction Leadership Council (CLC) COVID-19 Task Force has today published guidance on futureproofing contract amendments in the light of COVID-19. Building upon the Contractual Best Practice Guidance published by the group earlier in

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Commercial & Legal

Companies House to restart voluntary strike off process

The process for companies that have applied for voluntary strike off will restart on the 10th September. In March 2020, Companies House introduced a temporary easement measures to suspend voluntary strike off action in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). These measured

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Commercial

Tax cut on PPE extended until October

The Treasury have announced that the temporary scrapping of VAT on PPE has been extended until the end of October to help businesses dealing with the coronavirus outbreak. At the beginning of May it as announced that VAT on PPE

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