Fire safety focus on insulation and cladding, following the Grenfell Tower fire, must end any industry confusion about ‘non-combustable’ materials.
Working through an umbrella company has many rewarding benefits. Milosz Krasinski outlines the specific advantages that are available to contractors.
When it comes to risk management, pre-contract risk – assessing the contractor before investing in the project – is often overlooked.
Shaun Higgins of IML Labels and Systems discusses the Health and Safety at Work Act and the responsibility of employers to ensure workplaces are safe.
Monika Juneja of Fortitude Dynamics argues for a representative workforce, highlighting the benefits of employing women in construction and planning.
Tony Smith, Director of ITC Concepts, discusses the role of environmental sustainability and the importance of green agendas in the construction industry.
Electrical Direct offers an overview of global salaries for tradesmen, examining the earning prospects for those looking to leave the UK…
Chris Matenaers from Cromwell reveals how you can cut costs without cutting corners in your construction business.
Fire has economic, social and environmental implications; so why is property protection not given greater consideration? Iain Cox of the BSA finds out more…
Trade Direct’s Bad Brew Insurance offers protection against customers who fail to provide tradespeople with a hot drink while on the job.