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A Year On And The Payment Situation Is Now Even Worse!

A year ago our first ‘State of the Industry’ survey revealed that a staggering 90% of Specialist Contractors were being subjected to unfair treatment or sharp practice, and regrettably our latest survey …

Dysfunctional supply chains must be addressed

That’s the headline in Construction News today (Wednesday 30 October 2013) and it’s all about the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills having commissioned EC Harris to undertake research into the structure …

David Cameron Is On High Alert, Let’s Force Real Action Against Late Payment While We Can!

After last Sunday’s investigation into late payment on BBC Radio5Live caused such an uproar about the failure of the Prompt Payment Code and the lack of action by the Government to help …

Construction Payment Abuse! Cameron Says He Will Act But He Won’t Unless You Do!

Last Sunday I told BBC Radio 5Live’s Adrian Goldberg that the Prompt Payment Charter doesn’t work, and we have the proof. David Cameron Says He Will Act – But He Won’t Unless …

“David Cameron says government could fine late payment firms” And pigs might fly…

Mr Cameron announces a “consultation on late payment”. Forgive me if I don’t get too excited just yet, and here’s the headline that illustrates why. “Government promises action after subcontractors reveal payment …

“Pihl files for bankruptcy after ‘too aggressive expansion”

This story caught my eye this morning because it has a number of key points that I would ask all Specialist Contractors to bear in mind. Pihl says; “The expansion took place …

StreetwiseSubbie’s Proposed Fair Treatment Charter Is Recommended by MPs as Solution To Late Payment Issues In Construction Industry

The Fair Treatment Charter, which was created by myself, put forward during my trip to Parliament and received overwhelming support during the official launch at our June conference, has been formally recognised …

Launch of Fair Treatment Charter at Our Sell Out Conference Could Mark Turning Point For Construction Industry!

On  Friday, 7th June we hosted our sell out conference at the Nottingham Belfry Hotel, where near on a hundred delegates from the construction industry met to discuss how to turn around …

Barry makes headlines after he took the fight against late payment to Parliament!

As you may or may not have already heard, on Tuesday 23rd April our founder Barry Ashmore was invited to speak in a late payment evidence session in Parliament. During the session, …

We are holding a one-off conference/rally to fix Specialist Contracting in Britain! Don’t Miss Out!

“Specialist Contracting Is Broken – What Can We Do To Fix It?” An Exclusive Half-Day Conference and a MUST for all Specialist Contractors The harsh reality is that for many Specialist Contractors …

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