Archive for the ALL LATEST NEWS - ACCESS EQUIPMENT - Category

GUIDANCE ON USING PERMANENT SUSPENDED ACCESS

Posted on 24th August 2015
Trade body publishes new guidance on working at height

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PULPIT AND PODIUM SAFETY STANDARDS RISE

Posted on 7th January 2015
Low level access manufacturers achieve compliance with PAS 250 standard

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PASMA HOLD SECOND TOWER SAFETY WEEK

Posted on 28th October 2014
Range of advice on a dedicated ‘towerweek’ website

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ACCESS INDUSTRY FREE ONLINE WORK AT HEIGHT VIDEOS

Posted on 15th March 2013
New Toolbox Talks from AIF provide up-to-date work at height guidance

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ACCESS TOWER ERECTORS PROVE INCOMPETENT

Posted on 23rd January 2013
Refurb contractor fined over scaffold tower collapse and injury

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ACCESS BODY REPORTS RISE IN TRAINING UPTAKE

Posted on 22nd January 2013
PASMA records 20% increase in trained access tower users

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TRAINING BODY WARNS OF ‘BOGUS’ PROVIDERS

Posted on 13th November 2012
PASMA takes zero-tolerance action against fake training firms

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CATALOGUE OF TOWER SCAFFOLD ERRORS ENDS IN TRAGEDY

Posted on 20th September 2012
Prosecution highlights impact of poorly managed low height access towers

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BRITISH STANDARDS: CODE UPDATES ON WORK AT HEIGHT

Posted on 8th August 2012
Specialist provider highlights revisions to fall protection equipment standards

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HSE SAFETY NOTICE: HOOPED LADDERS AND FALL ARREST

Posted on 10th July 2012
Reports find no evidence that hoops on ladders provide positive fall arrest

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ROPE ACCESS ISO STANDARD ADOPTED AS BRITISH STANDARD

Posted on 9th July 2012
Fundamentals of rope access standard highlighted by industry leader

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INDUSTRY BODY RAISES THE BAR ON TOWER USER SAFETY

Posted on 24th March 2012
Advance guardrail (AGR) training now mandatory on PASMA tower user courses

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FREE ONLINE MOBILE ACCESS TOWER TOOLBOX TALK VIDEOS

Posted on 9th December 2011
ASMA issues two free videos tackling low level access and fall protection advice

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LADDER TRADE BODY PUBLISHES NEW SAFETY TOOL

Posted on 2nd November 2010
LadderSolve provides straightforward information using ladders properly

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HSE AND CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY JOINT WORKING

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

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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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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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