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Working with Asbestos - all you need to know

The effects of the UK's hidden killer are on the rise, with the predicted peak for people falling victim to the disease expected in 2015 - 2020. Over 2,000 contractors die every year from past...
23 June 2014

4 Tips to help your business prepare for the economic upturn

The UK service sector has seen the strongest growth in almost seven years and confidence in the economy is at last growing. Click here to find out more. Are you and your employees prepared to deal...
09 December 2013

How to reduce the risks and costs of cable avoidance

Underground service or "cable" avoidance are one of the greatest challenge areas for the utility sector. The strikes result in a significant number of deaths and injuries per year though electric...
11 November 2013

What is a confined space?

You may have been working in one without even realising! You can be exposed to working in a confined space in any industry and the majority of us have been exposed to one at some point in our lives....
20 September 2013

Practical tips to help you avoid a legionella outbreak

There is a concern that because of rising fuel bills, and tightening budgets, that the advice given by the HSE for the prevention of Legionnaires' disease isn’t being correctly followed. Residential...
28 August 2013