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Category Archives: Safety

Legislation Update – New HSE Law Poster

From the 5th April 2014 you will be required to display the new (2009) style Health and Safety Poster.  If … Read more

Posted in HSE, legislation, Safety

Risk Assessment – With Care

You report for work and enter the day’s briefing. The Foreman is addressing the team: “The safety team have assessed … Read more

Posted in Imagination, Safety, think, Unsafe practice

Updated HSE ACOP – Welfare Regs.

This month the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has published new guidance for employers on how to protect the health, … Read more

Posted in Health, HSE, Safety

Safety Update – Respect Our Roadworkers

Safety within roadworks is important to us, it is our lives that are at risk.  This video from the Highways … Read more

Posted in Driving, highway, Safety

Safety Update – Respect Our Roadworkers

Safety within roadworks is important to us, it is our lives that are at risk.  This video from the Highways … Read more

Posted in Driving, highway, Safety

Legislation Update – New driving laws

Just a heads up on the new driving offences and increased that have recently come into force. “What do the new … Read more

Posted in Driving, legislation, Safety

Safety can be sensible

So safe people, how about this sign?  Sometimes things can get a little too complicated isn’t it nice when somebody … Read more

Posted in bridge, fun, Safety

Safety Update – Changes to RIDDOR

We would like to remind you that there is another change to safety legislation that came into effect today – … Read more

Posted in HSE, legislation, Safety

New First Aid Rules

Changes to the rules about the HSE approving First Aid training come into force tomorrow. The HSE have issued guidance … Read more

Posted in First Aid, Health, HSE, legislation, Safety

Assessing Risks – "..they can never be eliminated."

It was refreshing to read Judith Hackitt’s (Chair of HSE) Blog ,when talking about the offshore industry’s response to the … Read more

Posted in HSE, Risk Assessment, Safety, Training