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MANUFACTURING WORKERS STILL EXPOSED TO DANGEROUS LEVELS OF AIR POLLUTANTS

MANUFACTURING WORKERS STILL EXPOSED TO DANGEROUS LEVELS OF AIR POLLUTANTS

A new whitepaper by Global Action Plan and Zehnder Clean Air Solutions finds the quality of the air in the manufacturing sector continues to be underplayed and not acted upon with workers in the UK...
ARCO BECOMES CORE FUNDER TO NATIONAL EMERGENCIES TRUST

ARCO BECOMES CORE FUNDER TO NATIONAL EMERGENCIES TRUST

UK safety expert Arco has joined forces with the National Emergencies Trust (NET), an independent charity that raises and distributes funds at speed during domestic crises, with a major donation to...
DR CHRIS PAYNE ANNOUNCED AS NEW NEBOSH CHIEF EXECUTIVE

DR CHRIS PAYNE ANNOUNCED AS NEW NEBOSH CHIEF EXECUTIVE

NEBOSH, a specialist provider of health and safety qualifications and courses, has announced Dr Chris Payne as its new Chief Executive. Chris has extensive leadership expertise in education,...
BETTER BUSINESS RESILIENCE REPORT REVEALS COVID-19 CONCERNS

BETTER BUSINESS RESILIENCE REPORT REVEALS COVID-19 CONCERNS

A study reveals that two-thirds of companies admit that they have no plans in place for a resurgence of the COVID-19 virus. Larger firms are slightly better prepared for localised lockdowns (45%)...
STANLEY SECURITY INSTALLS THERMAL TEMPERATURE MONITORING AT PACKAGING SITE

THERMAL TEMPERATURE MONITORING PROTECTS KEYWORKERS ONSITE

STANLEY Security, a UK-based security and business solutions provider, has installed a wall-mounted Thermal Temperature Monitoring Solution in the reception area of Amcor Flexibles Winterbourne...
HSE SPOTCHECKS SCOTTISH SCHOOLS COVID SECURE

HSE CHECKS SCOTTISH SCHOOLS COVID-SECURE

Health and Safety Executive (HSE) inspectors have been carrying out a programme of COVID-secure school spot checks in Scotland regarding the implementation of school reopening guidance. Since...
FIRETRACE CALLS FOR TRANSPARENCY IN WIND INDUSTRY

FIRETRACE CALLS FOR TRANSPARENCY IN WIND INDUSTRY

The wind industry is committed to reducing the risk of turbine fires according to a new report published by Firetrace, a supplier of automatic fire suppression systems. However, while many companies...
Luton Crown Court

COUNCIL FINED AFTER TEACHER ASSAULTED BY PUPIL

Luton Borough Council has been sentenced after a teacher was assaulted by a pupil. Luton Crown Court heard how on 17 June 2016, the assistant head teacher at Putteridge High School was called to...
MSL Property Care Services: Fire Safety Compliance

CALL IN THE EXPERTS

MSL Property Care Services explores the value of facilities management within a warehouse and the importance of ensuring fire safety compliance is met. What is Facilities Management? ...
REUSABLE RESPIRATORS PRESENT A SUSTAINABLE AND ECONOMIC OPTION FOR THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY

REUSABLE RESPIRATORS FOR HEALTHCARE

The Covid-19 pandemic has revealed an increased demand for single-use, disposable half-mask respirators, commonly referred to as “FFP2” or “N95.” This increased demand has...

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