World Cup Update: F Gas Regulations go to Penalties!
19th April 2018
Since April 2018, civil penalties of up to £200,000 have been introduced for F gas regulation infringements.
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Asbestos - where a poor survey can be worse than no survey
15th March 2018
SSE Hornsea has been fined £300,000 for failing to identify and manage asbestos after members of its maintenance team were exposed to asbestos fibres.
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Health and safety “is so” 45001…
13th March 2018
This week has seen the long anticipated launch of the new, international standard, occupational health and safety management systems ISO 45001: 2018.
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Managing acrylamide in food – a new regulation
02nd March 2018
In April this year a new regulation comes in to force, which will require food businesses to put in place practical steps to manage acrylamide within their food safety management systems. Commission Regulation (EU) 2017/2158 will take effect from 11th April 2018.
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Asbestos - how good is your survey?
26th January 2018
A contractor has recently been fined for exposing its employees to asbestos during work at a domestic tower block in Motherwell resulting in a Health and Safety Executive (HSE) investigation, a court case and a fine.
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