Altrad partnership to boost funding and support for the construction community

15th July 2021

Altrad, long term supporter of the Lighthouse Club have partnered with us to promote our  charity’s services and support. 

The partnership between Altrad and Lighthouse will provide the charity with much needed funding so that it can continue to deliver the emergency financial and emotional support that the construction workforce and their families so desperately need.

Altrad’s Managing Director, Tony Jester, said, “It’s a heart-breaking and very sobering thought, but statistically you are six times more likely to die from suicide than you are from a fall from height, whilst working in construction (source: construction industry helpline). So it goes without saying, we are delighted to form our partnership with Lighthouse, which allows us to support the construction workforce and their families, at their time of greatest need”.

Bill Hill, CEO of the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity said “We are absolutely delighted to receive this donation from Altrad and this will go a long way towards helping our construction workers in crisis. It is through partnerships such as this that we can not only support more people but ensure that our construction community knows where to reach out for support if they need it.”

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