Archive for December 2009

INDIAN BRIDGE COLLAPSE DISASTER

Posted on 31st December 2009
Over forty die as bridge under construction collapses in India

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TIMBER FRAME FIRE HAZARD

Posted on 29th December 2009
Timber frame suppliers take action on construction fire hazard

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JUST A BIT OF CHRISTMAS FUN

Posted on 18th December 2009

Regulator guidance on the ‘Safe Singing of Festive Music’

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TUC CALL FOR NEW DUTY ON DIRECTORS

Posted on 16th December 2009
Report expresses preference for new boardroom H&S duty

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THE ABC&D OF CDM-COORDINATOR DUTIES

Posted on 16th December 2009

Time for CDM Coordinators to go on the front foot in 2010?

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CONSTRUCTION FATAL INJURY REPORTS OCT 2009

Posted on 9th December 2009
Monthly reports of construction sector fatal injuries October 2009

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DRIVING FOR WORK ON MOTORWAYS

Posted on 9th December 2009
‘Through-junction running’ to improve reliability and safety

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SAFE OFF-LOADING OF REINFORCEMENT FABRIC

Posted on 8th December 2009
British Association of Reinforcement (BAR) guide to safe off-loading

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STANDARDS FOR SAFETY NETS

Posted on 4th December 2009
Definitive standards for testing and repairing fall arrest safety nets

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CONSERVATIVE PARTY PLANS FOR H&S

Posted on 3rd December 2009
David Cameron outlines approach to H&S under a new administration

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SAFER ROOFLIGHT REPLACEMENT

Posted on 1st December 2009
Risk during rooflight replacement reduced by working from below

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