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 …

International Standards are critical for progress, say G7 leaders

International Standards are essential to keep pace with our fast-changing world. At the recent G7 Heads of State meeting held in Turin, Italy, leaders …

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…

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 …

Security Industry Authority – Buying Manned Security Services

Dave Humphries, Director of Partnerships and Interventions at the Security Industry Authority, discusses ensuring quality in the UK’s private security industry …

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…

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…

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)…

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…