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It's about safety: Start using Partitioning and Ironmongery to Help Manage Social Distancing

The guide has been produced by FIS, working with Guild of Architectural Ironmongers (GAI), to help business owners understand the needs of its workforce and use partitioning to safely divide its workspace.

It's about Collaboration: We're stronger together

Our mission is to set members up for success.

It's about Building Safety: Firestopping of service penetrations

To assist in the design, specification and installation of building services penetrations to ensure fire compartmentation is maintained, five leading not-for-profit organisations have launched a Best Practice Design and Installation Guide, Firestopping of Service Penetrations. 

Uniting the supply chain to raise standards and improve quality in the £10 billion Finishes, Fit-out and Interiors Sector

Apprentice Wage Rates

Apprentice Wage Rates

Following the increase in the National Minimum Wage (NMW) rates from 1 April 2021, the Construction Industry Joint Council (CIJC) has confirmed that, where the pay rates for apprentices in the Working Rule Agreement do not align with the NMW, the NMW takes precedence...

COVID-19: Employer Testing Duty and Self Isolation Rules

COVID-19: Employer Testing Duty and Self Isolation Rules

If you are an employer that requires staff to travel regularly across UK borders, you must take reasonable steps to facilitate your employees to take tests. To help protect the country from coronavirus (COVID-19), there are testing regimes in place for those who...

FIS Responds to Safer Buildings in Wales Consultation

FIS Responds to Safer Buildings in Wales Consultation

FIS has written to the Welsh Government to formally support the CPA response to the Safer Buildings in Wales consultation and highlighted the confusion caused by Regulation 7 and challenges in building classification.  On the whole the consultation sets out an...

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Finishes and Interiors Sector (FIS) was created to draw the finishes and interiors supply chain together to improve safety and quality, minimise risk, enhance productivity and help embrace innovation. Our growing community of vetted members is made up of fit-out and specialist contractors, manufacturers and distributors involved in the supply and installation of ceilings, steel framing systems, operable walls, partitions, plastering, drylining and joinery products in every type of building.  To find out more about who we are and how we operate click here.

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FIS has a wealth of specialist information and services that support specification in the finishes & interiors sector

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