Category: Health, Safety & Environmental

Building Products

Ibstock accelerates Net-Zero journey with switch to 100% Pure Green Electricity

Ibstock plc has become the first building products manufacturer in the UK to procure 100% of its electricity from renewable sources. This milestone announcement enables …

Sustainability

Building a solution to urbanisation

Every week, 1.5 million people join the global urban population. With limited resources and a changing climate, how can we build a healthy and sustainable …

Charity & Wellbeing

CHAS urges construction industry to take action on mental health

CHAS, the supply chain risk management expert, is urging construction companies to use Blue Monday 2021 as an opportunity to take positive action around mental …

Sustainability

Protecting, preserving and enhancing our environment

With a year to go until Glasgow hosts COP26 Climate Summit, engineering probably isn’t the first thing that springs to mind when considering how we …

Health, Safety & Environmental

The six big risks for 2021 – other than you know what!

Healix Risk Oracle report for 2021 identifies six key risks beyond the pandemic International risk management and assistance expert, Healix International, has identified six key …

Occupational H&S

Chasetown Civil Engineering Ltd roll-out fingerprint drug testing for Health & Safety

Civil engineering specialist Chasetown Civil Engineering Ltd is now using innovative fingerprint-based drug testing to support health and safety initiatives on its construction sites. The …

Health, Safety & Environmental

Is the Construction Industry Prepared For a Greener Future

With environmental impact being such a major topic in recent years and scientists urging everyone to take action now, there have been environmental targets set …

Sustainability

Lendlease on the road to absolute zero carbon

Lendlease has announced plans to eliminate the use of diesel on its construction sites in Europe and ensure that all the electricity the company procures …

Sustainability

Net Zero Construction Solutions

The planet is warming, and governments around the world are recognising the need more for energy efficiency in the long term. This concern has resulted …

Sustainability

University of Hull achieves sustainability first in region with top environmental assessment rating

The University of Hull has achieved the first ever Gold SKA Rating in the region for the fit-out of its academic hub in the new …