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27.03.2020
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For the duration of the crisis LABC has closed its office and all employees are working remotely and fully operational. The telephone service is…
27.03.2020
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LABC’s Chief Executive, Lorna Stimpson, in a message to LABC members has said that only the most urgent construction work should be supported on site…
12.03.2020
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Responding to the budget by Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, LABC Chief Exec Lorna Stimpson said, “Understandably the budget was dominated by the government'…
10.03.2020
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LABC Warranty have produced a resource 'Fire Safety for Relevant Buildings' that brings together fire safety legislation and guidance for a range of…
09.03.2020
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LABC is one of 28 construction industry organisations to back a joint action to tackle climate change. With the built environment accounting for 40%…
03.03.2020
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Almost all LABC building control teams (245 out of a total of 287) are now accredited with an independently audited quality management system. This…
28.02.2020
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LABC’s Learning and Development Team has walked off with a silver award at the 2020 international Learning Awards – organised by the Learning and…
22.01.2020
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MHCLG have announced a review on the ban on the use of combustible materials (including attachments) in and on external walls of buildings. The …
13.01.2020
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SCOSS (Standing Committee on Structural Safety) have issued an alert on the Structural Safety of Glass in Balustrades. This followed an incident…