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Brexit Health and Safety
Brexit- Health and Safety The Health and Safety Executive has issued guidance on Health and Safety after Brexit. Your duties to protect the health and safety of people affected by your work will not change with Brexit. The HSE guidan..
Hand-arm vibration or HAV is a widespread hazard for employees in many industries and occupations. This second edition of L140, published by the HSE, outlines what an employer’s duties are under the Control of Vibration at Work Regula..
The HSE has released its annual figures for work-related fatal injuries for 2018/19 The provisional annual data for work-related fatal injuries revealed that 147 workers were fatally injured between April 2018 and March 2019. The statistic..
Fine after woman fatally crushed by roller shutter door An electrical company has been fined after a woman was fatally crushed by a roller shutter door. On 14 August 2016 Heidi Chalkley pressed the button to open the roller-shutter door at Ruth..
Fine after 12-year-old fell from ladder at unsecured site Contractor Westdale Services Limited has been fined £160,000 after a 12-year-old boy slipped off a scaffold ladder on an inadequately guarded site. On 6 May 2017, two boys were abl..
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December 2016 Newsletter
COURSES iosh MANAGING SAFELY Because every manager needs an understanding of their safety and health responsibilities. Managing Safely is unlike any other safety and health course. Why? Because it delivers practical step-by-step guidanc..
November 2016 Newsletter
iosh WORKING SAFELY The WORKING SAFELY course is recognised by CSCS as an equivalent to a Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment. Which means that delegates who successfully complete Working Safely ca..