Construction firm fined after worker killed by excavator
A construction company has been fined and one of its employees sentenced after a worker was struck by an excavator and died from his injuries.
A construction union has revealed concerns about the mental health of construction workers at Hinkley Point nuclear power station, the UK’s largest construction project.
The Government has confirmed that it will fine businesses who persistently fail to pay suppliers on time and has said company directors will be held responsible for late payments.
£2.6 billion of construction and engineer projects will soon be available for tender, following the release of outline details by Thames Water.
Property developers and landlords in the UK could be due stamp duty rebates on additional homes following a recent tax tribunal verdict.
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An Essex-based construction company was fined following a fatal incident involving concrete pumping equipment, which malfunctioned during an upgrade project at the Port of Felixstowe.
Major construction contractors are being warned that they could lose out on valuable Government contracts if they continue to ignore late payment rules.
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More than 300,000 casual construction workers will be getting a payslip for the first time this month under new rules that have now come into effect.