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Snickers – combining next generation working clothes to defy winter weather

Dressing right and staying comfy during winter requires more than an old windcheater, waterproofs and wellies. Leading workwear brand Snickers recommends …

British Safety Council launches mental health training courses

The British Safety Council has unveiled its new mental health training portfolio, with courses to help businesses and employees start conversations about …

Boundary Scaffolding prosecuted after worker Jamie Mines was electrocuted

In 2016, Jamie Mines suffered a severe electric shock erecting scaffolding that touched overhead power lines. He had to have four limbs amputated after …

British Safety Council launches International Safety Awards 2018

The British Safety Council launches its International Safety Awards 2018 with two new award categories – Employee Wellbeing and Health & Safety Innovation ..

New PPE Products on Display at A+A 2017

Visitors at A+A 2017 have the chance to see the latest personal PPE solutions from world leaders Globus Group, with clothing and eyewear innovations…

Wrexham County Borough Council fined after worker suffers HAVS

Wrexham County Borough Council failed to address HAVS issues despite an audit in 2011 which identified a failure to assess vibration risks to employees …

Health & Safety Executive launches second phase of construction inspections campaign

HSE carried out over 2000 inspections during the first phase of the initiative earlier this year, taking action to address issues in almost half of visits..

Unlicensed contractor fined for unlawful asbestos removals

Mark John Gibson of High View, Bridgend, was contracted to remove asbestos containing materials from properties on two occasions while unlicensed to do so..

North West based ESL Fuels fined after oil tank blast

During a waste oil recovery process, ESL Fuels contractors cut into a sealed pipe, which caused flammable gases within the pipe to ignite and blast the lid …

Oman Health Exhibition & Conference set for October 9, 2017

After a successful show in 2016, Omanexpo is preparing to hold the seventh edition of Oman Health Exhibition and Conference, from 9 to 11 October 2017 …