HSE International

Construction firms fined £1.2m after tenant fell from balcony and fractured pelvis

The tenant was attempting to gain access to her flat when she fell 5.5m through a fragile cement sheet during refurb work onto the balcony walkway below …

dhf calls on Government to enforce fire doorsets following Grenfell tragedy

The Door & Hardware Federation calls for Building Regulations updates and for UK government to enforce complete use of doorsets in fire compartmentation …

Berkeley Homes – Built for Success

HSE International interviews Karl Whiteman, Berkeley Homes, about health, safety, house building, and winning the RoSPA Sir George Earle Trophy 2017 …

TUC publishes new fire safety guidance following Grenfell tragedy

New fire safety guidance from the TUC details fire safety law, assessment requirements, and the implementation of policies to prevent and protect workers…

Iceland fined £2.5 million after death of worker, Tony Hopkins, at Rotherham store

Iceland Foods has been fined £2.5 million after contractor Tony Hopkins, 58, fell 3m through a suspended ceiling and died as a result of his injuries …

Sowga® – Delivering Innovation, Energy Efficiency & Compliance in Buildings

HSE International speaks to Aaron Giudice of Sowga® Ltd about ‘Integrated Engineering Solutions’ that protect and improve the built environment …

Calderdale College – Consistent Achievement

Ray Newell, Health & Safety Manager at Calderdale College speaks to HSE International about consistent achievement and winning the prestigious RoSPA Order of Distinction …

Latest government tests show cladding materials don’t meet regulations

The additional test of cladding, consisting of Aluminium Composite Material cladding and fire retardant polyethylene filler with phenolic foam insulation …

The Health & Safety Executive comments on the Big Ben conservation project

The Health & Safety (HSE) releases statement regarding the upcoming programme of complex renovation work on Big Ben. “People’s health should not…

ISO 21930 – Building a sustainable future

The latest edition of ISO 21930 will help assess the eco-friendliness of a building or infrastructure projects using a common method for expressing environmental product declarations (EPD)…