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HS2 go-ahead is major boost to construction skills demand...

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  HSE Publishes 2018/19 stats for injury and ill health

The number of injuries and incidents of ill-health in workplaces across Great Britain is still too high, new statistics for 2018/19 show. 1.4 million working people suffering from a work-related illness, 2,526 mesothelioma deaths due to past asbestos exposures (2017), 147 workers killed at work, 581,000 working people sustaining an injury...

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  New Go Construct – Get work experience on local construction sites

CITB is developing a new online service featuring work experience opportunities on local construction sites, part of a drive to link candidates with employers. The new service will feature on CITB’s one-stop shop careers site Go Construct. With more than 2.5 million unique users visiting...

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  CPA – How Digitalisation is Transforming Construction

Digital manufacturing processes are modernising the construction industry, driving improvements in safety, quality and productivity. Digitalisation is helping us build and maintain our built environment more quickly, sustainably and at a reduced cost! The Construction Products Association represents the UK's manufacturers and suppliers...

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  Get into construction with Open Doors 2020 - and visit live sites

Thursday 13 February marked the official launch of Open Doors 2020 at Cambridge’s Ray Dolby Centre, the flagship building of the Cavendish III Development, ahead of Open Doors Week taking place between Monday 16 and Saturday 21 March 2020. Over 195 sites are now registered and available for visitors to explore throughout Open...

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  International Awards for Powered Access shortlist announced

The shortlisted entrants to the 2020 International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs) have been confirmed. A record 130 entries to the awards were received, with the judges having met earlier this month in London to select their favourite entries in each award category. The winners will be announced at the presentation dinner held on...

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  Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance for employers and businesses

The Department of Health & Social Care and Public Health England are leading the UK government response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Help for employers and businesses If you employ people, the guidance for employers and business on GOV.UK will help you and your workers prevent the spread of COVID-19. HSE...

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We have a wide range of platforms for sale, both ex-fleet and brand new models. Call us on 0800 521 595 and we'll help you find the right model for your work, or check the Sales section on our website to see what we have available.

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  Immigration system should allow for key construction workers of all skill levels

Commenting on today’s announcement from the Home Office regarding the UK's new points-based immigration system, Chief Executive of the Federation of Master Builders, Brian Berry, said: "If we are to have an infrastructure revolution and build a million new homes over the next five years, we will need to have an immigration system that...

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  This one takes some beating...

This story is from Vertikal's Death Wish series. The man equipped with a chain saw has been lifted in the log grab and working horizontally trims trees at various heights. In the words of one of our correspondents "Here is one for your death wish series. Work taking place in Germany or might be Austria. I would not know where to begin with describing what is so wrong with this video. The...

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Engineering company fined after employee fall

Construction firm fined after worker falls from height
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