Tag Archives: COVID-19

7 essential van checks to make before returning to work

Van drivers are being urged to check their vehicles are in top condition before they head out on the roads...

Everything you need to know about visiting a Wolseley trade counter ahead of reopening

Specialist heating and plumbing merchant Wolseley will fully reopen all of its UK trade counters from 1 July. Wolseley, which...

68% of approved plumbers think things will change forever after the Covid-19 pandemic ends

A survey of approved plumbers by the Water Regulation Advisory Scheme (WRAS) has shown how they see the Covid-19 pandemic...

Installers invited to shape the ‘Road to Recovery’ for the Plumbing and Heating Sector

COVID-19 has crushed parts of the Plumbing and Heating Sector, with many sole traders and businesses taking radical decisions to...

Policy to decarbonise home heating must be fairer in wake of Covid-19 crisis, says OFTEC

As the UK begins to emerge from the Covid-19 crisis, government must not waste the opportunity to ensure future heat...

Over half of plumbers have seen revenue stop completely since lockdown

A survey of plumbers by the Water Regulation Advisory Scheme (WRAS) has shown the true impact of Covid-19 on the industry....

New HHIC guide to help installers work safely during coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Heating and Hotwater Industry Council, HHIC, together with the heating industry has created a useful guide offering advice to...

Safer working guidance for tradespeople

New guidance on working in other people’s homes replaces previously published advice for tradespeople. It means that tradespeople can start...

Government publishes Safer Workplaces guidance

The government, in consultation with industry, has produced guidance to help ensure workplaces are as safe as possible. These eight...

APHC: We need to protect the economy by getting people back to work

On Sunday evening, APHC CEO John Thompson, participated in a conference call with Boris Johnson and Alok Sharma who provided...