Technology


Construction: The future is mobile

As the construction industry continues to evolve, companies must learn to adapt to the times and embrace existing and emerging technology trends. Read More

Dangerous drone encounters at UK airports jump by more than a third

Ilegal drone intrusions into UK airport airspace have soared by 34.4% in 2018, according to a report by an air safety body, as IFSEC Global Editor Adam Bannister reports. Read More

Construction workers warned of skin cancer risks

Construction workers’ desire for a sun tan in the summer could be putting them at increased risk of developing skin cancer, according to new research. Read More

‘The future looks bright if we embrace technology in the right way’, says Thames Water Safety Director

In the latest of its Safety Bytes videos, Irwin & Colton meets Karl Simons, Director of Health, Safety, Security & Read More

IOSH e-Learning gets gamification makeover

A unique tool for Make Business is their health and safety game that engages three fundamental aspects of human behaviour to drive behavioural change. Read More

Utility workers to test exoskeleton vests

Morrison Utility Services is trialling a number of exoskeletons out in the field, which are designed to reduce strain-related injuries. Read More

Measuring air pollution: British Safety Council launches Canairy App for outdoor workers

King’s College London and British Safety Council have launched Canairy, the world’s first mobile app for outdoor workers to measure their exposure to air pollution in London. Read More

‘Health and safety doesn’t happen behind a desk’, in conversation with Matthew Elson

SHP speaks to Matthew Elson, CEO at SHE Software, about how its Assure system is ‘changing the way companies manage health and safety’. Read More

IBM wearable technology safety partnerships announced

IBM has announced a series of partnerships to develop wearable technology which will improve worker safety in hazardous environments. Read More

Civil engineers launch in-house health and safety app

The Hollingsworth Group, based in Flintshire, has developed a password-protected app, which gives all employees instant access to their own health and safety certification and that of any plant machinery they are operating. Read More


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