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Addressing health and safety issues by working with employee representatives
Effective, comprehensive health and safety procedures are not only essential for compliance with the Operational Health and Safety (OHS) Act, they are a...
WARNING: 40 percent of construction sites fail health and safety spot-checks
The HSE (Health and Safety Executive) is urging the construction industry to ensure basic health and safety measures are in place after a month long ins...
Maintaining Health & Safety Standards When Using Cherry Pickers
Originally used in orchards to pick fruit, cherry pickers have become vital pieces of equipment within the construction industry. According to Health &a...
Special report: World Day for Safety And Health At Work 2021
As construction firms must be mindful of employees’ physical and mental health, technology is set to play a greater role in effective practices...
Mental Health Awareness Week: A spotlight on the construction industry
Male site workers in construction are three times more likely to commit suicide than the average UK male. This shocking mental health statistic is a viv...