HSE International

BSIF to publish the 2017 Guide to the British Safety Industry

Alan Murray speaks to HSE International about the publication of BSIF’s Guide to the British Safety Industry and gives Regulation (EU) 2016/425 updates …

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..

ISO 13485:2016 – New handbook for QMS improvement in medical devices sector

ISO 13485:2016 guides the implementation and maintenance of quality management systems for medical devices, including design, production, supply chain …

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…

BSIF – Ensuring the industry’s voice is heard

Alan Murray, BSIF CEO speaks to HSE International about the Federation’s continuing commitment to improving the safety and health of the UK workforce …

GLC – HSE Europe 2017- Berlin, Germany

The European HSE Management Forum, organised by GLC, is an industry driven event where health, safety and environmental leaders come together to share their knowledge and experience …

Which? tests reveals unsafe smoke alarm that fails to detect smoke

New Which? smoke alarm tests reveal that an expensive, smart smoke alarm failed to detect smoke in two fire situations and is named a Don’t Buy…

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 …

Olympic Varnish Company fined after employee suffered burns

The Olympic Varnish Company worker suffered burn injuries following a fire caused by use of highly flammable liquid to clean rollers on a coating machine …

Second wall cladding system passes latest government fire safety test

The latest wall cladding combination tested as part of the government’s series of large-scale fire safety tests has passed and meets current Building Regulations guidance…