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Are you paying too much for your CSCS card? The Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) is urging employers and construction workers to be vigilant when dealing with third party companies that offer CSCS card application services. Feedback from cardholders has revealed wide discrepancies in the prices charged for card application […]

CRO occupations with qualifications that require enhancement A number of CRO occupations have qualifications that currently don’t meet the nationally recognised standard for those skilled occupations. For many of these occupations the sector representatives and the standard setting bodies are working together to bring these qualifications up to the agreed […]

Allegations that Scottish police are trying to persuade construction employers to share personal data of employees, including fingerprints, has caused outrage among workers’ representatives. A whistleblower has revealed to the Daily Record that Police Scotland has been approaching construction firms with a memorandum of understanding (MOU) requesting information sharing. Companies […]