During these unprecedented times, I know many people are struggling to understand what is classed as essential work and does this include construction services?
The government have advised construction companies to continue to work if they can do so following the governments guidelines here. The CLC have also issued further, more detailed guidelines that can be viewed here.
Whilst Bwp Plastering Services Ltd are not currently operating on domestic projects, we are continuing, where possible to work on commercial projects. Several commercial buildings have already been constructed or redeveloped as temporary, emergency hospital’s over the last few weeks. This would not be possible without the construction industry contributing their services to create these makeshift hospitals. Buildings such as hotels are also being used as temporary accommodation to allow vulnerable people to maintain social distancing guidelines and more unoccupied buildings may be required in the near future.
Of course it is vital that when working, we follow the recommended guidelines issued by the government as well as the CLC. These include;
We are conscious that things are changing on a frequent basis, however, whilst we are able to continue to provide essential services, whilst adhering to the guidelines provided in order to work as safely as possible, Bwp Plastering Services Ltd will continue to do so until further notice.