HSE International

Occupational Health 2018 – The multidisciplinary occupational health event of the year

The Society and Faculty of Occupational Medicine’s Occupational Health 2018 conference comes to London’s Regent’s University from 25th–27th June…

Triumph for Considerate Constructors Scheme National Award Winners 2017

On 2 and 3 November, the Considerate Constructors Scheme’s Most Considerate Companies and Suppliers were crowned at this year’s National Awards in London …

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 …

Big Ben silenced – a necessary precaution or health and safety gone mad?

Paul Vickers, Health and Safety Advisor with the ELAS Group, gives opinion on the silencing of Big Ben following media reports of a health and safety “excuse” …

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…

Big Ben’s Great Clock will fall silent for essential conservation works

On Monday 21 August at noon, Big Ben’s famous Great Clock chimes will sound for the last time before major conservation works are carried out …

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..

London construction contractors fined after worker, 64, fell over 3m through scaffold board

Sager Construction Limited (SCL) and Shaun Dixon Services Ltd (SDSL) were found guilty of breaching the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations…

London chefs believe long working hours harm their health

A punishing long hours’ culture in professional kitchens puts the mental and physical health of chefs in London at risk, a survey by Unite has revealed…

Prosecution for Contractor and Director after worker dies in six storey lift shaft fall

The man was not wearing a harness and died instantly when the chain supporting the lift car broke. Another worker survived but sustained serious injuries…

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