Coronavirus Updates

All the latest updates from BESA regarding coronavirus

Friday, July 31, 2020

COVID-19 – Framework for Decision Making: Scotland's route map through and out of the crisis Phase 3 Update – 30th July 2020

The Scottish Government on Thursday 30 July has published an update to Scotland's Route Map setting out further phase 3 changes, including the full and safe re-opening of schools. It also outlines further indicative dates for sectors reopening in August and September. Read...

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Friday, July 24, 2020

CLC COVID-19 Cost Assessment Toolkit Launched

The Professional Practice Task Group for the Construction Leadership Council Covid-19 Task Force has today published a methodology for assessing and reporting the cost implications of disruption due to the pandemic. Construction clients and contractors rely on accurate cost prediction as to the basis of business plans, financial contracts, and commercial control. The Toolkit acts as a guide to...

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

Scottish government announces updated guidance for the construction sector in Scotland

“The Scottish government has now announced that updated guidance has been published for the construction sector in Scotland from the 15.7.20.  This means that Phase 4 of the industry’s restart plan in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic can begin”   The Safe Operating Guidance can be found on the Construction Scotland website.   Useful links   Coronavirus (COVID-19):...

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Thursday, July 2, 2020

Scotland's Route Map

The Scottish Government have published an “Update to Scotland’s Route Map Through and Out of the Crisis". It includes an update on the approach to physical distancing in light of advice from the Scottish Government COVID-19 Advisory Group. You can download it...

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Monday, June 22, 2020

Scotland Restart Plan - Phase 3

Updated guidance now available as work on phase 3 of the  Scotland Restart Plan commences from 22 June. Following last week's announcement that the Scottish construction sector could move to Phase 3 of its  Restart Plan, the Scottish Government have just published updated guidance for the construction sector. Follow the link to the guidance...

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