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Safety Differently: Making the ‘New View’ work

John Green, Health and Safety Director at AECON discusses what Safety Differently is and why he feels there is a need for change. Read More

The health & safety servant leader

"The servant leader’s attributes of genuine care for others, as well as a deep empathetic approach to understanding the psychosocial factors in the workplace and how people interact within a system, can really prove effective to better understand the dynamic nature of risk." Read More

Driver crushed by tipper truck

A tipper wagon driver was fatally injured when his wagon overturned while he was tipping spoil onto a stockpile. Read More

London Underground and Balfour Beatty fined £433,000 after incident

Adrian Rascarache, 36 was struck by a road rail vehicle (RRV) and his lower body was crushed between the RRV and the platform edge, resulting in serious injuries to his pelvis. Read More

Assessing hazard competency

Simon Walker, Health & Safety Director at Mount Anvil, explains how he has used hazard perception software Hazception to change the way the company assess competency through what the operative sees or doesn’t see. Read More

Webinar: Mental health and wellbeing in the workplace, 11am this morning

Our next webinar takes place on Monday 26 November, from 11:00am to 12:00pm. Read More

Driver fell to his death on poorly fenced off construction site

A construction company has been fined after a chauffeur fell to his death at a concealed basement void in a domestic property that was undergoing building work. Read More

Worker seriously injured due to poor management of work from height

He sustained a punctured lung, six fractured ribs, a fractured vertebra and a fractured shoulder. Read More

Barbour download: Guide to working at height

Work at any height can cause injury; a fall from a height of just one or two steps can cause serious injury. Read More

Wellbeing in construction event ticket giveaway

The Healthy Work Company, in conjunction with Building Live, is hosting a one day event on 28 November at 155 Bishopsgate, Read More



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Health, safety and cyberthreats

Doing Safety Digitally: A guide to EHS software

Barbour download: Bullying and harassment in the workplace

Driver safety eBook

Mitigating contractor risk in the manufacturing industry

Poll

Mental Health is...
a current part of my role in health and safety
62%
33
run by another department, but I contribute to policy
19%
10
nothing to do with my department
19%
10