The CEF Health and Safety committee has reviewed and updated the Toolbox Talk Manual. The manual has been expanded and now includes 57 toolbox talks covering a wide range of health and safety topics applicable across the construction industry.
For the construction industry to flourish and achieve its undoubted potential, there are a number of critical issues with affect its business environment…
From the performance of our local councils in terms of making speedy decisions on planning applications, to the need for planning policy to have within it an economic ‘golden thread’, to issues around tax and the National Living Wage, to the need to have a competitive employment law framework in Northern Ireland, it is critical that the Executive stays on top of those issues which impact on the industry’s competitiveness in the increasingly global economy.
Following a number of recent occurrences of inappropriate requirements for PII in public sectors tenders, CEF along with Trevor McClintock of our Patrons, Willis Towers Watson, this week met with Des Armstrong CEO of CPD to discuss.
Construction Skills Register (CSR) training and plant testing resumed from 22 June 2020 following careful consideration of available guidance and to support key construction work.