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23.04.2019
News
In 2017, 5,821 people sadly took their own lives. Three quarters of them – 4,383 – were men. A fifth of all men die before they are 65 and women live…
23.04.2019
Blog Post
With the continued increase in block and beam ground floor construction it's essential that damp protection for the porous beam ends and exposed…
23.04.2019
News
Architects, builders and specifiers looking for a foolproof way to minimise heat loss can take advantage of a new set of Registered Construction…
18.04.2019
News
The first 200 LABC level six surveyors have passed their fire safety competency assessments.  The test has been developed by LABC for its most…
08.04.2019
News
The LABC Central Building Excellence Awards returned to the Doubletree by Hilton, Milton Keynes (home of the MK Dons) last Friday 5 April 2019. 250…
08.04.2019
News
Dame Judith Hackitt Delegates at LABC's recent annual conference heard from a variety of expert speakers from across the construction industry…
04.04.2019
News
The LABC Construction Professionals Standards Hub held its first conference on 27 March. This highly informative one-day conference took place in…
03.04.2019
News
(Originally published on the LABC Warranty website.) Later in 2019 the Government intends to issue consultations for England and the Welsh Government…
02.04.2019
News
LABC have launched our Strategic Review document for 2019. Entitled 'Raising Standards in Public Service Building Control,' it outlines the strategic…