Health & Safety

Dräger Opens Multimillion-Pound PPE Factory


Dräger is accelerating the race to provide PPE to frontline workers in the UK and has opened a factory in Gateshead to achieve this.

Has Competency Become more Defined Since Grenfell?


Since the tragic events of the Grenfell Tower fire, the question of competency has rightly been brought to the fore

New Regulator to Ensure Materials are Safe


A new national constructions products regulator has been set up to ensure that homes are to be built from safe materials has been announced.

Contractor Appointed to Parish Church


Sir Robert McAlpine Specialist Projects has been appointed as principal contractor to the St Marylebone Parish Church Changing Lives project

Exmouth Tidal Defence Recommences


Construction work at the Exmouth tidal defence began in June 2019; however, the Environment Agency’s schedule included a pause

How Covid will Affect the Future of Public Spaces


Robin Barber of Arcus Global, explores how Covid will affect the way public spaces are designed and used in the long term.

Has COVID Changed Health & Safety Forever?


Lesley Macleod and Shachar Harari write about how the Coronavirus pandemic could have changed health and safety forever

Pagabo Announce Awards for £47bn Framework


Pagabo has announced the awards for its £47 billion, five and a half year, developer-led framework which went live on December 15th, 2020.

New Video-Enabled Protection Launches


SureCam and Peoplesafe have joined forces to create and develop the construction industry’s first lone worker service

Tradespeople Opening Up about Mental Health


A new survey has shown that around one third of tradespeople have experienced a mental health issue during the COVID-19 pandemic.