Archive for February 2010

HSE AND CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY JOINT WORKING

Posted on 26th February 2010
Birmingham developer highlights working together benefits

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INCREASED PAYMENTS FOR MESOTHELIOMA SUFFERERS

Posted on 25th February 2010
More financial help for widespread asbestos related disease

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HIGHER PERSPECTIVE ON LOWER FALLS

Posted on 23rd February 2010
Barney Green of Higher Safety takes a look at ‘low falls’

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TOWER CRANE REGISTER IMMINENT

Posted on 23rd February 2010
New laws on tower cranes laid before Parliament

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WARNING ISSUED ON LARGE SHEET STONE SLABS

Posted on 23rd February 2010
HSE warns of risk from sheet stone after six deaths in five years

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CONSTRUCTION STUDENTS GET THE MESSAGE

Posted on 23rd February 2010
Industry leaders and HSE seek to up student safety awareness

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CHALLENGE OF CHANGING BEHAVIOUR

Posted on 19th February 2010
Behaviour Change: Improving Health and Safety Performance

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SLIP RESISTANT FOOTWEAR

Posted on 18th February 2010
Research provides information on slip resistance of footwear

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HSE AND BUILDING CONTROL WORKING TOGETHER

Posted on 18th February 2010
Event for Building Control professionals aims to raise safety standards

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HSE PREVENTIVE ENFORCEMENT RISING

Posted on 17th February 2010
Firms urged to act as issue of enforcement notices rises in 2009

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SILICA DUST IS AIRED

Posted on 17th February 2010
Workforce warned of danger in cutting stone, concrete or masonry

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PASMA WARNS OF LOW FALLS RISK

Posted on 17th February 2010
Trade association publishes new information DVD/CD on low falls

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HOPE FOR THOSE SUFFERING WORKPLACE ILL-HEALTH

Posted on 10th February 2010
Government plans system to track down insurance policies

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TOWER CRANE SAFETY

Posted on 9th February 2010
New DVD aims to improve safety during tower crane climbing

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CONSTRUCTION FATAL INJURY REPORTS DEC 2009

Posted on 9th February 2010
Monthly reports of construction sector fatal injuries December 2009

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DRIVER AND ROAD WORKER SAFETY

Posted on 5th February 2010
Highways Agency urges drivers to “Respect Our Road Workers”

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EXCAVATOR QUICK HITCH GUIDANCE

Posted on 4th February 2010
Industry body issues Guide to excavator quick hitch safety

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DIRECTOR HEALTH AND SAFETY DUTIES

Posted on 3rd February 2010
MP introduces 10 minute rule Bill to enhance director duties

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NEW PHASE OF SHATTERED LIVES CAMPAIGN

Posted on 1st February 2010
HSE work at height access equipment Toolkit released

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