Health, safety & environment - Occupational health

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OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH - 14.10.2020

Dust-focused inspection time

Inspectors across the country will be out and about checking to make sure that construction firms’ health standards are fit for purpose. What are they looking for?
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OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH - 28.09.2020

Employees’ health at risk from incompetent advice

Two health and safety consultants have been fined relating to their inadequate advice on occupational health. What happened and how can you avoid sharing the blame when an advisor gets it wrong?
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ASBESTOS - 28.09.2020

When is it safe to handle asbestos?

You have a small asbestos outbuilding which is falling apart and needs to be taken down. Do you need to appoint an approved asbestos contractor or can you do it in-house?
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VIBRATION - 17.09.2020

Enforcement insights: hand-arm vibration

The HSE has published an inspection and enforcement guide for inspectors to refer to when they’re out and about visiting businesses. How can you use this information to stay on the right side of the law?
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RISK ASSESSMENT CLEANING BUSINESS PREMISES - 17.09.2020

Protecting your cleaning staff

A thorough cleaning regime is absolutely essential to prevent the spread of coronavirus within your premises, but if you’re not careful the staff doing the cleaning could be put at risk. Use our risk assessment to help keep them safe.
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WORKPLACE - 03.09.2020

Pensioner killed in poorly lit stairwell

A case heard in Scotland concerned the death of an 80-year-old man who fell in the dark stairwell of a little used fire escape. How did the management company of the shopping centre fare in court?
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Health, safety & environment - Occupational health

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OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH - 28.09.2020

Employees’ health at risk from incompetent advice

Two health and safety consultants have been fined relating to their inadequate advice on occupational health. What happened and how can you avoid sharing the blame when an advisor gets it wrong?
Read more

RISK ASSESSMENT CLEANING BUSINESS PREMISES - 17.09.2020

Protecting your cleaning staff

A thorough cleaning regime is absolutely essential to prevent the spread of coronavirus within your premises, but if you’re not careful the staff doing the cleaning could be put at risk. Use our risk assessment to help keep them safe.
Read more

WORKPLACE - 03.09.2020

Government plans building safety overhaul

The draft Building Safety Bill published in July 2020 will lead to fundamental changes to the way that the safety of buildings is controlled in England. What’s on the horizon?
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