Contracts and Law
Keep your practice and your projects running effectively while remaining legally compliant. Tap into specialist insight and analysis on contracts and law from NBS.
Unions have struck a pay deal that will see 400,000 construction workers covered by the Construction Industry Joint Council (CIJC) agreement receive a pay rise of 2.5% this year.
NBS has revealed the results of its third major survey into construction contracts and related legal issues - the NBS National Construction Contracts and Law Survey 2015.
Retentions have traditionally been imposed to ensure that the contractor properly completes the activities required of them under the contract. We explore how retentions are administered and how they manifest across various forms of contract.
A parliamentary inquiry into the accessibility of our homes, buildings and public spaces has been launched and views are being sought until Wednesday 12 October 2016.
There's a packed events programme in store for the second half of the year. Don’t miss out on the best conferences, exhibitions, expos and networking events that can add value to your working life in 2016.
We explore the concept of corporate social responsibility as it pertains to the construction industry and the benefits of adopting a socially responsible mind-set.
Richard Wilks is President of the Association for Project Safety. Here he discusses why APS has chosen to extend the deadline into its National CDM Awards and why he is keen to see examples of inspirational good practice from Principal Designers.
The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations are to designed to ensure full accountability when it comes to health and safety responsibilites on construction projects. Find out more about the CDM regulations, with a focus on roles and responsibilities, in the final part of our series.