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HSE focuses on health and safety in the construction industry in Birmingham
Occupational H&S

HSE focuses on health and safety in the construction industry in Birmingham

With the number of new construction schemes started across Birmingham City Centre almost doubling in 2021[1], the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) are sending inspectors …

Councils urge MPs to prevent Building Safety Bill creating ‘two-tier’ safety system
Building Regulations

Councils urge MPs to prevent Building Safety Bill creating ‘two-tier’ safety system

The Local Government Association is urging MPs to back amendments to the Building Safety Bill – tabled by LGA Vice President Daisy Cooper MP – …

Demolition work must be properly planned and managed to prevent serious injury
Occupational H&S

Demolition work must be properly planned and managed to prevent serious injury

Great Britain’s workplace regulator is asking demolition and construction firms to double-down on thorough planning, management and control of demolition and refurbishment work. The Health …

New construction industry research to broaden understanding of how the vital CDM 2015 Principal Designer role is working in practice
Health, Safety & Environmental

New construction industry research to broaden understanding of how the vital CDM 2015 Principal Designer role is working in practice

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is urging the construction industry to get involved in important new research to develop a broader picture of the …

Most common workplace accidents 2019/2020
Occupational H&S

Most common workplace accidents 2019/2020

The emphasis on safety in the workplace has been moved onto social distancing and regular hand cleaning in light of the current pandemic. While clean …

Adler and Allan proud to keep Britain moving
Health, Safety & Environmental

Adler and Allan proud to keep Britain moving

Environmental risk reduction specialist Adler and Allan says it is proud to be supporting the national effort by helping organisations to keep Britain moving safely …

How building construction is going green in 2020
Health, Safety & Environmental

How building construction is going green in 2020

There can be no doubt that the environment is something that businesses are increasingly thinking about. Going green is becoming a necessity for organisations across …

HSE INSPECTIONS TO TARGET CONSTRUCTION FIRM DUST CONTROL PRACTICE
Occupational H&S

HSE INSPECTIONS TO TARGET CONSTRUCTION FIRM DUST CONTROL PRACTICE

Firms across Great Britain are to be targeted in a new series of inspections focusing on dust control by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), …

Facilities maintenance expert warns of serious health risks to the Scottish public from lax enforcement and lack of awareness of hygiene regulations
Facilities Management

Facilities maintenance expert warns of serious health risks to the Scottish public from lax enforcement and lack of awareness of hygiene regulations

Lax enforcement and minimal awareness of vital hygiene regulations in both private and public buildings run huge risks with the health of people in Scotland, …

Vivalda is urging contractors to adopt off-site fabrication to combat the scourge of dust inhalation
Health, Safety & Environmental

Vivalda is urging contractors to adopt off-site fabrication to combat the scourge of dust inhalation

Vivalda, the UK’s largest independent supplier of cladding systems, has kicked off the new year with a campaign to encourage contractors to consider off-site fabrication …