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Refocus on Safety – Working at Height

9th Jul 2020 As part of our "Refocus on Safety" campaign, CIF Health & Safety Executive, John Egan, provides an update on safety at heights.Working at Height continues to be the greatest causal factor for fatalities and serious injury in construction. 4 of the 5 reported fatalities in construction in...

Unifying the Construction Sector and Leading by Example

7th Jul 2020 Joining the CIF The Construction Industry Federation , is one of Europe’s leading construction representative bodies. We exist to serve and represent our members, ensuring they have the support they need to deal with the challenges ahead. Our team of experts have unparalleled experience and...

New Members in the CIF

7th Jul 2020 Leverage our expertise and experience to strengthen yours This year, the unity of our members has been more important than ever. Together, we were able to create a number of resources supporting the reopening of our industry. This could only be achieved through the hard work of our staff,...

CIF Directors’ Industry Briefing

2nd Jul 2020 To follow on from their previous webinar, the CIF Directors will deliver an industry briefing on Friday 10th July at 12pm via Zoom. This webinar will provide updates on how the industry is faring, six weeks on from our return to work.Topics will include: contracts, employees, sub-contractor...

Construction Professionals Skillnet – Upcoming Courses

18th Jun 2020 Do you need to improve your productivity?With the new way of doing business on site it is important to manage your resources as effectively as possible.The Construction Professionals Skillnet has put together a suite of programmes to help you and your company to become more...

#BuildingEquality – Sharing Your Stories: Aoife Gilheany

16th Jun 2020 As part of the #BuildingEquality 2019 Campaign, Aoife Gilheany, H&S Manager at SONICA , shares her story as a woman in construction.Why did you choose a career in construction? I studied Environmental Health in college and I was very drawn to the Health & Safety, and Building...

CIF Contracting Webinar Series

16th Jun 2020 The Federation has launched a second webinar series on updates to our original COVID-19 Construction Considerations, on matters related to the ongoing and unprecedented effects that the pandemic is having on contracting. This series brings together industry experts providing insight into the...

International Men’s Health Week 2020

12th Jun 2020 International Men's Health Week 2020 | Supported by the CIF June 15th marks the beginning of International Men's Health week.This year, the theme suggested by Men's Health Forum in Ireland is 'Restoring the Balance'. Although men fare better than women in most conventional measures, such as...

The Ciaran Brennan Podcast – ​​The Story Behind Rorys Stories

9th Jun 2020 In this week’s episode, LiveCosts​ are delighted to welcome Rory O’Connor .Rory O’Connor is one of Ireland's most famous and well recognised online comedians. Rory shares his very honest story from how the idea started, how he grew it to 500,000 + followers and what's next. Rory is also...