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BRE developing new homes standard and wants you to have your say
22 July 2014 - In the wake of the recent Housing Standards Review (HSR) and the dissolution of the Code for Sustainable Homes, BRE has unveiled plans to develop a voluntary sustainability standard for new homes. Read more...Latest News
Landmark European vote means that Fire Door CE Marking could start in 2015
10 July 2014 - The harmonised European standard for fire doorsets (EN 16034) has been given a positive vote by the European National Standards Bodies (NSBs), paving the way for the CE Marking of fire doors Read more...Latest News
HSE revises Woodworking Information Sheets covering CNC routers, noise reduction and safe stacking of logs
8 July 2014 - HSE revises Woodworking Information Sheets covering CNC routers, noise reduction and safe stacking of logs Read more...Latest News
Grown In Britain wants your views on home-grown timber
2 July 2014 - BWF members are an important part of the supply chain that feeds the construction sector, and the Grown in Britain team wants to understand more about your views on using home grown timber. Read more...Latest News
Non-member joinery firm fined after employee crushed by half a tonne of fibreboards
2 July 2014 - An Essex joinery firm has been fined for safety failings after an employee was crushed by half a tonne of MDF at its premises in Basildon Read more...Latest News
Robert Catterall – Obituary
24 June 2014 - We are sad to announce the passing of Robert Catterall, BWF Recruiter and Membership Assessor. Read more...Latest News
New savings on your BSI Kitemark certification fees
24 June 2014 - TWA members have been able to take advantage of reduced fees for the BSI Kitemark for the timber windows standard, BS 644. In order to celebrate ten years of working with BSI, we’ve extended our offering. Read more...Latest News
Rising stars of tomorrow recognised at school programme awards
23 June 2014 - The winners of the 2014 annual MakeIT! Competition have been announced at a packed awards ceremony at the National Furniture Show at Rycotewood Furniture Centre, Oxfordshire. Read more...Latest News
BWF wins prestigious RoSPA SME Assistance Award and sets a challenge for members to become Health & Safety Heroes
23 June 2014 - The trophy, which was presented to BWF Membership Director Michael Lee, recognises the most outstanding contribution made by a trade association, chamber of commerce, client or similar body to providing Health & Safety assistance to SMEs. Read more...Latest News
Finish up your 2013/14 CPD activity ready for submission from 31st July!
23 July 2014 - The BWF’s Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Programme is approaching year end on 31st July, for which registered individuals and employers need to complete 30 hours of development for their staff. Read more...Latest News
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