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The Good Work Plan: Upcoming Changes for April 2020 and Beyond

The government is currently rolling out an extensive programme of employment law reforms known as the Good Work Plan. These are a response to the challenges caused by the huge growth in the use of casual working and self-employed arrangements.

By Gillian McAteer at 22 Jan 2020

Construction product regulations post-Brexit

In a guest blog, the Director of Building Safety Reform, Building Safety Programme at the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government, Chandru Dissanayeke, explains what you need to do to ensure you and your company are ready for Brexit.

By Chandru Dissanayeke at 1 Oct 2019

Housing – It All Starts With Planning

Theresa May delivered another speech last week where her fake brick backdrop perhaps garnered more reaction than what she was actually saying. For those that were listening, her words seemed to repeat a favourite message that private sector house builders should be targeting build volumes rather than profits and that the green belt should remain sacrosanct – one of those more expected from a Conservative Prime Minister than the other.

By Rebecca Larkin at 16 Mar 2018

It's not all doom & gloom

There can be no doubt that this is a challenging time for many in the construction industry, especially in light of recent events. However, there are enormous opportunities too for companies willing to engage with new trends and stand at the cutting edge of construction (daunting though it may be). But what does that mean for the civils and drainage sector? What are the opportunities in this market?

By Steve Durdant-Hollamby (Alumasc Water Management Solutions) at 6 Mar 2018

Call for ‘Customs’ Bill to be Amended

A letter from eleven organisations was published in today’s Financial Times calling on MPs to amend the ‘Customs’ Bill. The legislation will set up the rules for the UK’s post-Brexit “trade remedies”. Remedies are important as they are the only way UK manufacturers can restore a competitive environment when faced with market-distorting trade practices by overseas producers.

By Tom Reynolds (British Ceramics Confederation) at 5 Jan 2018

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