New government guidance for the construction industry

Alok Sharma MP, Secretary of State for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, in a letter released today has reassured the construction industry that work on site should continue where possible.

Paying tribute to those that work in every corner of the industry, Mr Sharma refers to new Site Operating Procedures published by the Construction Leadership Council, which will be updated as required to remain consistent with Public Health England guidance.

Further in the letter, the Secretary of State demonstrates his commitment to staying engaged with the construction industry during this unprecedented challenge.

Read the full letter from the secretary of state here