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BAM Nuttall announce new “eara” in construction safety

Civils contractor BAM Nuttall has trialed new hearing protection solutions as part of its plans to explore innovative safety solutions on-site. Read More

Revised edition of swimming pool safety advice published

A revised version of the Health and Safety Executive's HSG179 Health and Safety in Swimming Pools has been published. Read More

Davis: UK will ‘continue to meet safety standards’ post-Brexit

David Davis has insisted Brexit will not lead to worse health and safety standards or plunge the UK into “a Mad Max-style world borrowed from dystopian fiction". Read More

Inexperienced worker fell through skylight

A construction firm has been prosecuted after a worker was seriously injured when he fell through the fragile roof of a farm building that was due to be demolished. Read More

Labour commits to sprinklers in all new schools

The Labour Party has promised to ensure all new schools will be fitted with sprinklers, as part of a £14 billion package of safety improvements. Read More

Half of British worker absence due to stress

Half of employee absence is due to work-related stress, depression or anxiety, according to a new survey. Read More

Uber announces raft of driver and user safety changes

Uber has introduced new safety rules a day after Transport for London announced plans for new controls on private hire firms. Read More

Grenfell: Campaign group perform three billboards stunt

Campaign group created three billboards to illustrate the lack of progress since the tragedy. Read More

ESA health and safety report calls to raise standards across waste sector

The Environmental Services Association (ESA) has launched a new health and safety report looking into the contrasting performance across the industry. Read More

£160k fine after passer-by hit by scaffold clip

A pedestrian was hit on the head by a scaffold clip while he was walking along a London street resulting in numerous head and facial injuries. Read More