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Category: Occupational H&S

What To Do If Get Injured At The Job Site
Occupational H&S

What To Do If Get Injured At The Job Site

Jobsite accidents are unplanned events that result in personal injury. Most accidents happen because of negligence. It can also be because of improper use of …

HALF of UK tradespeople experience mental health problems due to work
Occupational H&S

HALF of UK tradespeople experience mental health problems due to work

Bricklayers (73%) are the most likely tradespeople to experience work-related stress  Finances are the most common cause of stress  IronmongeryDirect is working with mental health …

Working at Height breaches increase by 84% on construction sites
Working at Height

Working at Height breaches increase by 84% on construction sites

The Building Safety Group (BSG) has reported an 84% increase in the number of ‘Working at Height’ breaches occurring on construction sites during the first …

Mobile Mini installs life-saving defibrillators across 16 UK sites
Occupational H&S

Mobile Mini installs life-saving defibrillators across 16 UK sites

Mobile Mini, one of the leading worldwide providers of portable accommodation and secure storage containers, has recently installed defibrillators at every one of its sites …

8 Ways To Prevent Construction Site Injuries
Occupational H&S

8 Ways To Prevent Construction Site Injuries

Construction sites pose many dangers to workers. There are risks of slipping, falling from heights, and accidents from moving objects. Some chemicals like asbestos and …

What To Do In Case Of A Construction Site Accident
Occupational H&S

What To Do In Case Of A Construction Site Accident

Construction work is an inherently dangerous environment to work in, compared to if you were sitting in an office where the hazards are said to …

MRI Report: Musculoskeletal Injuries in the Construction Industry
Occupational H&S

MRI Report: Musculoskeletal Injuries in the Construction Industry

Musculoskeletal Injuries in Construction Health and safety is a key priority for today’s businesses and employees. Although the majority of people working in the construction …

The Common Assessment Standard from CHAS: What you need to know
Occupational H&S

The Common Assessment Standard from CHAS: What you need to know

The rollout of a new data-sharing agreement between the Common Assessment Standard providers means the benefits of qualifying for and specifying the scheme are greater …

Keepmoat Homes deploys fingerprint drug testing for plant operator Health & Safety
Occupational H&S

Keepmoat Homes deploys fingerprint drug testing for plant operator Health & Safety

Portable test enables testing to take place across 100 UK development sites Tests to be conducted in-house by Keepmoat’s nine regional Health and Safety Business …

Centurion partners with helmet safety technology company Mips in UK first
Occupational H&S

Centurion partners with helmet safety technology company Mips in UK first

Thetford, UK: Above-the-neck PPE specialist Centurion Safety Products, has announced a partnership with Swedish helmet safety technology company Mips, which will see the British manufacturer …