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06.07.2020
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One of the less well known functions of building control is dealing with buildings or construction work that could threaten public safety. This can…
03.07.2020
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The government has announced changes to planning permitted development regulations from 1 August which they claim are designed to make it ‘easier to…
17.06.2020
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A trends survey undertaken by LABC finds that the coronavirus has had a devastating impact on the construction sector. Figures from the Office for…
02.06.2020
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LABC have welcomed Monday's publication by the Construction Leadership Council (CLC) of a ‘Roadmap to Recovery’. The strategy outlines how the…
01.06.2020
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The Government has published Amendments to Approved Document B of the Building Regulations (Fire Safety). Although only applicable in England, Wales…
18.05.2020
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The CIOB (Chartered Institute of Building) have published a report "Understanding Mental Health in the Built Environment," based on a survey of over…
15.05.2020
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As the country slowly reestablishes itself over the coming weeks it's critical that building owners, managers and landlords and those who offer "…
11.05.2020
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Insulation specialist Actis is to start running its two popular CPD modules next month in live Zoom webinar format. The free training sessions, both…
11.05.2020
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NICEIC (National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting), ELECSA and ECA (Electrical Contractors' Association) have produced a…