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Kevin Stewart MSP thanks the Scottish Construction Industry


In a letter issued to Scotland's construction sector today - Kevin Stewart, Minister for Local Government, housing and planning thanked the sector for its efforts during the pandemic.

The Minister said "I would like to take this opportunity to thank all businesses, federations, trade unions and workers in the construction sector and its supply chain for your dedication and perseverance in making sure construction work is being carried out safely during the pandemic"

He continued-

"The Scottish Government values the crucial contribution the construction sector is making,
and recognises the steps you have all taken to protect workers, and comply with the
regulations and guidance in place. Every one of us has a role to play in suppressing the
virus, and ensuring we follow public health advice, and I am grateful for your continued
efforts to do so."

Construction work in Scotland can only contine if we work safely and follow the guidance, working together and protecting each other.

 

You can read the full thank you from Kevin Stewart MSP  – with a reminder to stay vigilant and continue to follow COVID safety guidance on the link here.

 


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