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Working at height involved in 11% of health and safety incidents on major public works

Heightsafe has gathered statistics from four high-profile UK public works projects. Read More

Kier Highways appoints Head of Safety, Health and Environment

The Kier Group has appointed Steve Crofts as the Head of Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) for its Kier Highways division. Read More

Innovation in construction: Improving safety on the railways

SHP caught up with Ian Raxton, HM Principal Inspector of Railways at Office of Rail and Road, and Louise Ellary CMIOSH, Health and Safety Leader, Laing O’Rourke to find out how safety is manged on some of the UK’s major rail projects. Read More

Crossrail delay: More time needed to ensure ‘safe and reliable railway’

Crossrail Limited has said that more time is needed to complete “final infrastructure and extensive testing” to ensure a “safe and reliable railway” is delivered for customers “from day one of passenger service”. Read More

Health and safety impact videos: Gary’s story

Gary's story, as part of Crossrail's Learning Legacy, examines the impact that mental ill health can have on an individual, how isolating it can feel and the stigma attached to such illnesses. Read More

Crossrail health and safety impact video: Jenny’s story

Jenny's story, as part of Crossrail's Learning Legacy, explores the importance of using respiratory protective equipment and the potential long-term damaging effects that breathing in harmful dust particles could have on her. Read More

Health and safety impact videos: John’s story

John's story, as part of Crossrail's Learning Legacy, explains how easy it is to convince yourself that small breaches of health and safety rules won't lead to any illness or injury. Read More

Health and safety impact video: Barry’s story

As part of the Learning Legacy from Crossrail, they have put together thought-provoking health and safety videos highlighting the impact of not following good health and safety practice. Barry's story reinforces the idea that we are all responsible for our own health and safety. Read More

Health and safety impact video: Zoey’s story

As part of the Learning Legacy from Crossrail, they have put together thought-provoking health and safety videos which perfectly highlight the impact of not following good health and safety practice. In Zoey's story, we find out the importance of not prioritising speed over safety. Read More

The impact of health and safety: Steve’s Story [VIDEO]

As part of its Learning Legacy Programme, Crossrail has produced six thought-provoking health and safety videos which perfectly highlight the impact of not following good health and safety practice. Read More



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