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‘Show employees that you truly care, it’s so much easier to build a rapport with people and get to the root of any challenges that might exist within their work,’ SHP meets Dave McPherson

Dave McPherson, SHP's Trailblazer in Health & Safety, shares what inspired him to pursue a career in the profession, how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted his role, and what advice he would give to people in the early stages of a career in health and safety. Read More

The importance of establishing good relationships in safety

In this episode of the Safety & Health Podcast, we speak to SHE Manager at Kier Highways, Dave McPherson and Health and Safety Officer at Great British Communications, Jessica Collings about the work they do, how they got into health & safety and their thoughts on the future of the profession. Read More

Highways England airs plan to protect roadworkers with new inflatable barrier

An inflatable safety barrier that can be put up in a matter of minutes is to help protect road workers on Highways England’s road network. 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

Kier fined £600k after worker suffers life-changing injuries when hit by concrete block

Kier Infrastructure has been fined £600,000 after a seven-tonne concrete block fell on an agency worker on a rail bridge site in Cardiff. Read More

Kier convicted following severe injury at concrete block building site

Kier Infrastructure pleaded guilty to breaching health and safety legislation following an incident which left a worker with life-changing injuries. Read More

Highways England Health, Safety and Wellbeing Awards winners

A camera system that can spot road workers speeding on construction sites and road users who drive through cones has Read More

Nearly £2million in fines after road worker killed

A Principal Contractor and a road building sub-contractor have been fined after a worker was fatally struck while working on Read More

Marvellous mentoring – the vicar’s way

Mentorship is a relationship in which a more experienced or more knowledgeable person helps to guide a less experienced or Read More



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Protecting your most valuable asset: 4 best practices for reducing worker injuries and illnesses

Resilience – A Barbour guide

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Feedback from the field: Researching frontline experience

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