Category Archives: Health & Safety Advice

Benefit of regular audits

A client with whom we have been working with for the past 2 years has seen the benefits of regular site audits after receiving an outstanding award for safety. Their client has asked them to quote for more works and this lead …

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Ladder Exchange Initiative

This initiative provides UK businesses with an easy and simple way to replace broken, damaged or bent ladders and trade them in for safe new ones. Since its launch, Ladder Exchange has resulted in over 8,000 dodgy ladders being removed …

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HSE consultation on new Cost Recovery Scheme

Under new proposals that could start in April 2012, the Government and the HSE will be making companies that break the law pay to put things right (instead of the public purse).  This means that if your company fails to …

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HSE Targeting small companies in 2011

The HSE are now beginning to target smaller contractors, sub contractors and companies that are not complying with the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations.

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Care home in court after resident dies from drinking toilet cleaner!

The HSE are investigating a care home after one of their residents died from drinking a dangerous chemical…

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Latest results HSE visits to garages

Garages need to take more care, The HSE visited a range of garages in Kent and the report below shows the out come was not good, Nearly 50 % had issues that need to be addressed.

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Latest News on garage safety inspections

Inspectors are visiting vehicle repair firms across east Kent to ensure they are complying with safety regulations.

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