Coronavirus Guidance

General

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20 March 2020

List of ‘Key Workers’ Defined by Government

With schools and nurseries now closing across the country in order to reduce the spread of coronavirus, the government has asked parents to keep their children at home wherever possible, and asked schools to remain open only for those children…

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World

13 March 2020

Coronavirus: Managing the Risks to Your Staff and Workplace

Recent weeks have seen a growing number of confirmed cases of coronavirus, known as COVID-19, and an outbreak in the UK could affect the workforce and businesses across the construction industry. Build UK partner Citation is providing ongoing guidance for members on…

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Open Doors 2020

11 March 2020

Open Doors Goes Digital!

In light of the escalation of Coronavirus (COVID – 19) Open Doors Week 2020 is changing from being an onsite experience to a virtual one! The mission of Open Doors has always been to welcome and showcase the industry to…

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Membership

20 February 2020

Build UK Membership Continues to Grow

Build UK continues to strengthen its position as the voice of UK construction, as membership continues to grow in 2020. February sees the arrival of Lorne Stewart, the Mid Group and Wilson James as Contractor members, following a number of…

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The Building Centre

17 February 2020

New Office Address

Build UK has moved to a new home at the Building Centre. You can now reach us at: Build UK The Building Centre 26 Store Street London WC1E 7BT Our phone number will remain as 0844 249 5351.

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Good Work Plan

10 February 2020

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, in response to the challenges caused by the huge growth in the use of casual working and self-employed arrangements. The aim…

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23 January 2020

Guidance on Changes to IR35 Legislation

From 6 April 2020, IR35 legislation is changing for medium and large organisations operating in the private sector. The change is related to who is responsible for determining a worker’s status when they are employed through an intermediary and, if…

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20 January 2020

Build UK welcomes Munnelly Support Services

Build UK is pleased to welcome Munnelly Support Services as its inaugural logistics contractor member. Established in 1982, Munnelly Support Services is a market-leading UK construction and infrastructure support services group, leading UK public sector bodies to deliver prestigious, complex and…

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Membership

13 January 2020

Build UK Starts 2020 in Style with High Profile New Members

Build UK enters the new year having consolidated its position as the voice of UK construction by welcoming into membership a number of major client and contracting organisations, including Laing O’Rourke and Transport for London (TfL). In total, we welcome five new members this…

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9 January 2020

Build UK Members Contribute to Latest Updates to Construction H&S and Environmental Manuals

Build UK is continuing its work with Construction Industry Publications (CIP) throughout 2020 to ensure the Construction Health & Safety (H&S) and Environmental manuals include industry recognised health, safety and environmental policies and standards. To this end CIP works with…

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