Construction Dust The Silent Killer

To ensure construction industry workers across the UK are kept safe whilst at work, the UK’s leading safety expert, Arco, is continuing its efforts to educate business leaders about the long term dangers of construction dust, by offering free, updated, life-saving advice. In the UK alone, 23 new cases of work related respiratory diseases are diagnosed…

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Hudson Contract is encouraging young people across the country to pursue a career in construction with a new video campaign featuring apprentices, employers, Ian Billyard, Principal of Leeds C

Hudson Contract is encouraging young people across the country to pursue a career in construction with a new video campaign featuring apprentices, employers, Ian Billyard, Principal of Leeds College of Building and MP for East Yorkshire, Rt Hon Sir Greg Knight. Aimed at addressing potential industry skills shortages and inspiring young people to take up…

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Led lamps breach WEEE regs

Recolight, the leading WEEE scheme for the UK lighting industry, has collated data to estimate the possible scale of WEEE non-compliance through some online retailers. The Recolight analysis suggests that LED lamps which do not comply with WEEE, sold through some online multi-seller retailers, could represent around 20% of all lamps sold in the UK.…

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PAT Testing News Round-Up

PAT Testing News Round-Up This issue covers: BAPAT membership is launched Electrical services firm admits safety breach HSE amends incident reporting rules Managing health and safety issues The future of electrical contracting Hazards in the kitchen Seaward PAT Technology boosts Hawkesworth growth PrimeTest 350 wins Office Test seal of approval What’s On? Your PAT Questions…

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