HSE International

Sentry 4 Life Support Respiratory System launched to meet 2019 PPE Regulation

Breathe Safe International launch the Sentry 4 Inert Entry Life Support System – complex respiratory protective equipment meeting the latest regulations …

BBC Studioworks in court after contractor Eric Ihoeghinlan suffered multiple injuries

Eric Ihoeghinlan fell through a lighting grid hatch while recovering electrical cables for BBC Studioworks Ltd during a de-rigging operation …

dhf calls on Government to enforce fire doorsets following Grenfell tragedy

The Door & Hardware Federation calls for Building Regulations updates and for UK government to enforce complete use of doorsets in fire compartmentation …

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..

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…

Judith Hackitt to chair government’s independent review following Grenfell Tower disaster

An independent review of building regulations and fire safety has been announced by the government following the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower …

Company pleads guilty to breaching CDM regulations after scaffold collapse

The collapse narrowly avoided an office worker but resulting in serious damage to parked cars. Swanage and Dorset Scaffolding and Roofing Limited pleaded …