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Otto Simon – Award Winning Engineering Solutions

Chris Bridgland, Managing Director at Otto Simon Ltd discusses award winning engineering excellence in the coke/steel, industrial and process sectors …

NCA steps up response to modern slavery and human trafficking

Modern slavery and human trafficking (MSHT) in the UK is more prevalent than previously thought, according to the National Crime Agency (NCA). Figures …

How to enjoy the solar eclipse safely

It’s never safe to look at a partial eclipse or at any of the in-between stages of a total eclipse. Even if 99% of the sun is obscured, the remaining sun can still cause retinal burn…

Health & Safety Executive issues statement following fatal incident at Ohio Theme Park

A number of theme park rides across England have been temporarily closed following a fatality at an Ohio Theme Park. The HSE has initiated re-inspections …

ISO/TS 7240-29 – New ISO standard on video fire detectors will help save lives

Early detection of fire and smoke are essential to save lives, property and the environment. ISO/TS 7240-29:2017, a new ISO technical specification on…

Para-athlete Abdullah Hayayei dies in training after discus cage ‘fell on his head’

Abdullah Hayayei, a F34 class thrower from UAE, was training at Newham Leisure Centre on Tuesday 11 July. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 17:20 BST..

ISO 18295-1: Improving customer experience with new standard for call centres

ISO 18295-1, a newly published standard, specifies best practice for all contact centres and includes customer communications, complaints handling and employee engagement…

ISO 52000: Leading the way on clean energy building standards

ISO 52000 contains a detailed method of assessing energy performance as the total primary energy used for heating, cooling, lighting, ventilation and domestic hot water of buildings…

ISO/IEC 30182: Smart city concept model published

In 2007, over 50% of the world’s population lived in cities and today, that proportion is far higher. A new standard, ISO/IEC 30182, helps ongoing growth be safe & sustainable…

ISO/TS 22163: All aboard – a new standard helps to keep the trains on time

Developed in collaboration with the Association of the European Rail Industry, ISO/TS 22163 introduces a quality management approach to the rail sector…