CICV Forum



Construction workers urged to 'stay COVID smart' outside work

Construction workers have been reminded by Housing Minister Kevin Stewart to stay "COVID smart" in their social lives and when travelling to and from jobs.

Published 12 November 2020

CICV Forum and Construction Scotland Innovation Centre launch new Be Covid Smart digital learning toolkit

The Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) has teamed up with Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) to create a digital learning toolkit to promote best practice.

Published 10 November 2020

New CICV Forum animation delivers essential travel guidance to help keep sector moving safely

The Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) has released the latest in its series of COVID-19 animations – this time offering essential advice on how workers should travel to and from work safely.

Published 26 October 2020

Expert redundancy and Job Support Scheme advice on offer in latest CICV Forum webinars

With the effects of COVID-19 beginning to impact businesses across Scotland, the Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) is hosting two new webinars to advise and answer questions on redundancy, restructuring and other urgent employment issues.

Published 16 October 2020

CICV Forum reiterates free time safety warning to construction workers amid pandemic spike

As Scotland continues to battle a surge in the global pandemic, the Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) has repeated its urgent call for industry workers to be COVID-19 smart in their social lives.

Published 16 September 2020

Financial expert joins CICV Forum webinar on project bank accounts

A leading financial expert has joined the panel of experts offering advice on project bank accounts (PBAs) at the first Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) commercial webinar.

Published 9 September 2020

CICV Forum secures funding to help explore fruitful avenues for expansion

In yet another example of its innovative approach to stimulating and growing Scotland’s building sector, the Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) has secured significant grant funding to help it identify and highlight the investment areas which will bring the most benefit to the wider economy.

Published 3 September 2020

CICV Forum to host six free topical training webinars

The Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) is launching a series of free advice webinars to help industry professionals improve their contractual and commercial awareness on construction projects.

Published 1 September 2020

Draft recovery plan unveiled for Scotland's construction industry

The Scottish Construction Leadership Forum (CLF) has today launched a draft recovery plan which sets out a pathway for joint action between the construction industry and the public sector in response to the impact caused by the global pandemic.

Published 28 August 2020

CICV Forum to deliver new health and safety webinar

The Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) is to host another health and safety webinar, delivering invaluable updates and the latest developments to help the sector continue its safe recovery.

Published 19 August 2020

CICV Forum reminds public to let construction workers do their jobs safely

The Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) has launched a colourful new social media campaign reminding the public to let construction workers do their jobs safely as Scotland strives to rebuild the sector.

Published 11 August 2020

CICV Forum celebrates 100th member and releases 50th guidance document

The Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) is celebrating a double milestone this week – welcoming its 100th individual member and releasing its 50th piece of guidance.

Published 7 August 2020

CICV Forum issues new range of health and safety guidance

As Scotland’s building sector continues its recovery, the Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) has issued a raft of new health and safety guidance to help steer workers through the phased return.

Published 5 August 2020

CICV Forum animations urge construction workers to stay safe away from site

As the easing of lockdown measures continues across Scotland, the Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) has launched a new social media campaign urging workers to stay safe in their social lives.

Published 16 July 2020

School building action plan proposed by CICV Forum

The Construction Industry Coronavirus Forum (CICV Forum) has submitted a proposed building action plan to the Scottish Government which it claimed would help reopen schools across the country and get children back to lessons safely.

Published 7 July 2020