A Lego Education Academy certified trainer has been visiting children in schools around Hampshire to help inspire them to consider careers in the construction industry.
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It’s estimated that there are 2.2 million workers in the construction industry alone who could be at risk of respiratory diseases such as silicosis, cancer and tuberculosis.
The Office for National Statistics has recently published figures that show monthly construction figures grew by 17.6% in July 2020.
Highways England has announced its RIS2 delivery programme, delivering £14 billion worth on projects and support 64,000 construction jobs.