A wearable monitor has been launched for construction workers in a bid to prevent hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS)


Morgan Sindall and Murphy are trialing the HAVWEAR system from Reactec.


The watch-style monitor is worn on a wrist strap by tool users and reports resu...


Construction skills shortages pushed up wages by 6% last year.


Pay increases in the industry are running at three times the national average of 2%.


The latest survey by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors also warned that skills shortages are putting at risk...

The Government is being accused of a “gross underestimation” of the cost of tax changes on construction workers employed via umbrella companies.

A recent HMRC policy document costed out the plan to ban workers employed via umbrella companies from receiving tax relief on...

A leading construction expert is calling on the industry to start to invest in the future as 2016 spells the start of a long-term industry boom.

Richard Threlfall, KPMG’s Head of Infrastructure, Building and Construction, said: “2016 will be a good year for the construc...

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