Our future in our hands

Our future in our hands

David Major reflects on his two years as the chair of the FPS's Early Careers Group

Industry voice

04 MARCH 2021
FPS publishes restricted zones guidance

FPS publishes restricted zones guidance

Guidance on Restricted Zones published by FPS and available as a free download

Piling

16 FEBRUARY 2021
E-pile schedule - A must for digital transfer

E-pile schedule - A must for digital transfer

Contractors are being encouraged to use the FPS' e-pile schedule to help meet Eurocode 7

Piling

14 JANUARY 2021
Mentoring for greater diversity; a first step

Mentoring for greater diversity; a first step

Can early career mentoring help to create greater staff diversity in the construction industry

Industry voice

08 JANUARY 2021
FPS to establish Sustainability Working Group

FPS to establish Sustainability Working Group

The FPS has a new Sustainability Working Group to look at how the sector can become carbon neutral

Industry voice

11 NOVEMBER 2020
Safety culture take off

Safety culture take off

What safety lessons can the construction industry learn from the aviation sector

Industry voice

20 OCTOBER 2020
Construction's biggest problem

Construction's biggest problem

Sleeping on the job is no laughing matter when it can cost workers their lives

Industry voice

13 OCTOBER 2020
FPS publishes new guidance note for the mechanised handling of drilling tools

FPS publishes new guidance note for the mechanised handling of drilling tools

The FPS has published a new Guidance Note for the Mechanised Handling of Drilling Tools

Piling

02 OCTOBER 2020
Our friends are electric -  moving ground engineering to a greener future

Our friends are electric - moving ground engineering to a greener future

Can ground engineering be more environmentally-friendly?

Industry voice

01 SEPTEMBER 2020
Activating seeking systems and the benefits of greater worker engagement

Activating seeking systems and the benefits of greater worker engagement

What can employers do to motivate their staff to do more?

Piling

19 AUGUST 2020
Better risk management in ground engineering

Better risk management in ground engineering

Phil Hines considers the problems around not receiving SI data in a standard digital format

Industry voice

03 JULY 2020
Reinforcing cage safety

Reinforcing cage safety

Writing on behalf of the FPS, Philip Hines looks at how to avoid hand injuries on job sites

Piling

05 JUNE 2020