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12.08.2019
News
LABC’s ISO standard quality management system has gone from strength to strength with more than 230 LABC teams receiving accreditation or on the way…
07.08.2019
Press Release
LABC has welcomed the responses from various industry bodies and experts that support its call for clarity on MHCLG proposals for a new building…
31.07.2019
News
Recent advice from the Independent Expert Advisory Panel, set up by the government in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire, notes that the risk of…
23.07.2019
News
The final piece in a three year programme by LABC to identify the competencies of local authority building control staff, standardise learning and…
22.07.2019
News
Following the introduction of Part Q of the building regulations (which came into force on 1 October 2015) designers and installers have been…
22.07.2019
Blog Post
The Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS) is a non-profit-making, independent organisation founded in 1997 by the construction industry to improve…
22.07.2019
Blog Post
There have been some recent house fires where the fire has spread across the line of the party wall and caused extensive damage to the neighbouring…
22.07.2019
News
The Good Homes Alliance (GHA) has recently launched a tool which can be used at a very early stage to help designers identify and reduce the risk of…
18.07.2019
News
More than 500 people from local government have attended a series of LABC/LGA (Local Government Association) regional briefings and questions posed…