Health & Safety
Taking the complexity out of fall protection
29 Jan 18
Falls from height accounted for 26% of workplace accidents in 2015/6.
Alcohol and drugs – time for the industry to adopt official legislation?
9 Jan 18
While drugs and alcohol testing are legislated for in certain sectors, there is no legal obligation for the construction industry.
The changing face of plant hire
4 Jan 18
At the CPA Annual General Meeting in October, Brian Jones was elected as President of the Association.
Ensure your construction site is fire-safe
20 Dec 17
Construction sites are a dangerous environment to be in for a magnitude of reasons.
Many SME’s to miss Christmas
15 Dec 17
SME owners in the construction sector are more likely to miss festive celebrations due to work demands.
Latest guidance on Lifting Operations with excavators
13 Dec 17
SFPSG has released new refreshed plant safety guidance for Lifting Operations with Excavators.
Virtual Reality to transform HAE Training
27 Nov 17
HAE is investing in state-of-the-art virtual reality technology to improve the safety of staff operating equipment
Sellafield decommissioning fells tower
16 Nov 17
Decommissioning of Sellafield has progressed to the demolition of the chimney tower sitting on top of the First Generation Reprocessing Plant
Secured by Design combine with developers to protect tens of thousands of homes
14 Nov 17
Many developers around the country have been working with Secured by Design to incorporate proven crime prevention techniques into new and refurbished homes.
Clear vision on London safety proposals
7 Nov 17
The Freight Transport Association’s Transport Manager conference is a vital source of information.