Health & Safety
Building change: the future of the construction workforce
26 Mar 19
Find out what needs to be done to future-proof the workforce.
Celebrating health, safety and wellbeing champions
25 Mar 19
The best health, safety and wellbeing champions in the world have been shortlisted for the International Safety Awards 2019.
How firms can combat the tragic effects of mental health problems in the workplace
19 Mar 19
Mental health problems in the work place are a big issue, especially within the construction industry, and in particular for electricians.
Prosecution follows worker death
28 Feb 19
The HSE has prosecuted a civil engineering contractor following the death of an employee.
Manchester City united under construction standards
18 Feb 19
Manchester City Council has pledged to work with Unite, on its building projects.
Construction firms warned of responsibilities by HSE
11 Feb 19
The HSE has reminded construction companies of their responsibilities after a worker was seriously injured on site.
How to create a robust fall protection regime
8 Feb 19
The quality installation and regular servicing of fall protection equipment is just as important as specifying the right equipment in the first place, says Stuart Pierpoint, UK Sales Manager for HCL.
Boosting building safety: What role can broadband play?
4 Feb 19
Installing a full-fibre network will ensure the bandwidth required to support security, safety and other building IoT devices
A commitment to fix the system – the government’s response to the Grenfell Tower Report
1 Feb 19
Lawyers at Womble Bond Dickinson focus on the government's response to the Grenfell Tower Report.
Vivalda launches Breathe Easy campaign
24 Jan 19
The campaign is designed to encourage contractors to combat the scourge of dust inhalation.