Even before the COVID-19 crisis, construction site theft was an ongoing problem that affected the industry, costing approximately £800m per year according to World Highways (2020). The Construction Equipment Association (CEA), mentioned that the construction plant theft increased by almost 50% because of COVID-19 forcing sites to temporarily scale down work and shutting job sites.
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