CIPHE urges vigilance of potential legionella sources

With cases of Legionnaires’ disease on the rise, The Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering (CIPHE) is urging ...

August 21, 2019
Construction firm fined for dangerous work around gas boiler

A building company and its director have been fined for unsafe construction work around a domestic gas boiler which resulted ...

August 21, 2019
Boiler enquiries up despite the summer heat

Online installer directory, Boiler Guide, has reported a spike in enquiries from homeowners who are interested in replacing their ...

August 19, 2019
Holiday pay calculations should take regular overtime work into account

The APHC is highlighting a court decision on calculating holiday pay that may affect employers in the heating and plumbing ...

August 14, 2019
Call for government to delay VAT reverse charging

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) joined with key industry bodies, collectively representing thousands of construction companies, in a letter ...

August 13, 2019

Are you giving yourself a break?

Chris Jones, managing editor of PHAM News, looks at the value of the annual holiday

“Been anywhere on holiday, sir?”

August 20, 2019
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A practical guide to waterproofing legislation

In 2018, the British Standards Institute (BSI) introduced changes in regulations for tiling in wet areas. Under the new revision, ...

August 12, 2019
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