The Fire Safety Event 

28-30 April 2020, NEC Birmingham


Safety first!  DHF continues its drive for higher standards when selecting flat entrance doorsets

Global workwear brand Dickies is working with colleges across the country to help instil pride in construction students and apprentices through its Earn Your Shirt campaign.

Electric heating provides a great alternative to traditional gas central heating, and often a dependable source of warmth in emergency situations, not to mention its green footprint when compared to traditional natural gas and oil, and as a result its lower cost.

Electric trade can be a lucrative industry to be involved with but, when you're self-employed, it can often feel hard to compete.

Sortimo International GmbH has included a new value-adding function into their online service, mySortimo labels.


If you’re making the move from full time employment to self employment, there are lots of things to consider, and you’ll probably find yourself juggling a new workload with having to learn a whole range of new skills and abilities. 

The gender-pay gap is never far from the news cycle these days and the so-called Motherhood Penalty is just one facet of a wider societal problem that is slowly coming into light after a study finalised by the University of Bristol in November of last year revealed the Motherhood Penalty in all o

Redbacks Cushioning Limited was formed by Chairman Cliff Lockyer in 2011 in order to develop a new cushioning technology designed to help protect knees and body from injury whilst kneeling.

Want to start a new career as a self-employed tradesman, but worried about matching your expectations to the reality? VHR’s Engineering Recruitment Specialist Gary Taylor reveals all.

Makita has launched the latest addition to its radio range, with the DMR115 Job Site Radio. With Bluetooth functionality and a light weight of 4.8-5.5kg, it is the perfect companion for construction workers. 


All tradesmen are familiar with cable routing and know the risks of splinters with some cable rods.

That has become a painful reality for professionals who have experienced injury when using cable rods by other brands.  

Street-smart, stylish looks and market-leading GORE-TEX and 37.5® fabric technology make these FlexiWork jackets and trousers a must for winter on site or for outdoor leisure activities. 

SELECT has reminded its Members to have their say and take part in an industry-wide consultation on the use of cash retentions in construction.