Bringing you all latest updates from the BWF including information on Health & Safety, apprenticeships and regulations.
If you work in the media and have an enquiry, or would like to be added to the BWF news distribution, please contact the BWF team on 0844 209 2610 or email email@example.com – you can view our latest press releases here.
If you work in or around the woodworking sector and would like to recieve regular updates – please complete the form below (or if your company is already a member click here to request access to our fortnightly member only newsletter):
05 October 2017 - BWF can confirm that its members agreed to the proposal for the continuation of the CITB Levy as set out in the consensus question.
07 September 2017 - HSE have reported that a construction company has been sentenced for safety breaches after a sub-contracted joiner suffered life-changing injuries.
23 August 2017 - Fair Payment in construction has been a perennial issue and coming out of the summer is often a time that credit can start to build.
23 August 2017 - The Supreme Court ruled last month that Employment tribunal fees regime is unlawful under both UK and EU law because it prevents access to justice.
23 August 2017 - Growth prospects for the construction industry in 2018 have been downgraded as the UK prepares to leave the EU, according to the latest forecasts by the CPA.
07 August 2017 - BWF has been working with the FSF to shape future policy and strategy relating to the UK Fire Sector and in this context are seeking members' views on 5 key questions relating to Approved Document B
07 August 2017 - Following on from the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower, government has announced an independent review of building regulations and fire safety