Construction


Five ways to make your supply chains safer and more resilient in 2021

Building supply chain resilience is a top priority for businesses in 2021. CHAS Managing Director, Ian McKinnon outlines some areas to review. Read More

IOSH President James Quinn on how coronavirus has affected health and safety in construction

Hear from newly appointed IOSH President James Quinn, Senior Health and Safety Manager at Multiplex and Vice-Chair of the IOSH Construction Group, and four recruitment experts give you some tips and advice. Read More

The importance of safe digging

Richard Broome, MD at LSBUD, discusses why it’s so important that people adopt good safe digging practices to avoid hitting underground pipes and cables. Read More

Matthew Durant wins SHP’s Rising Star in Construction Award

BAM Construction Training Ltd Managing Director, Matthew Durant, has been named as the winner of the SHP Award for Rising Star in Construction. Read More

Finalists announced for SHP’s Rising Stars in Construction and Manufacturing

The SHP Awards judging panel has selected four finalists for SHP’s Rising Star in Construction Award and two finalists for SHP’s Rising Star in Manufacturing Award. Read More

Building contractor fined for asbestos failings

A company has been fined for failing to complete the correct asbestos survey at a domestic construction project. Read More

Scaffolding company fined after scaffolding collapse

A scaffolding company has been fined for safety failings after scaffolding collapsed on to a street in Maidenhead while it was being dismantled. The collapse could have resulted in serious injury or loss of life, says the HSE. Read More

Setting the Bar for competence in the building safety sector

Setting the Bar is the second and final report of the Competence Steering Group and is an update on the interim report, Raising the Bar, published in August 2019. The Joint Industry Board (JIB), explains more about the proposals relating to the competence of persons carrying out construction work going forward. Read More

Building contractor fined following dumper truck incident

A building contractor has been fined after an employee suffered serious injuries when the forward tipping dumper truck that he was operating rolled over. Read More

Construction company fined after dangerous demolition

A builder has been sentenced after concerns over an unsafe demolition site were raised. Read More


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Pandemic preparedness: Propel your safety culture forward by avoiding these 7 mistakes

Getting approval for your software solution – Your quick reference eGuide

SHP legislation update eBook – October 2020

A guide to COSHH management

Benchmarking contractor management