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HSE UNVEILS CHANGES TO REPORTING REQUIREMENTS

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has formally implemented changes to simplify the mandatory reporting of workplace injuries for businesses. Changes to the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR) 1995… The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has formally implemented changes to simplify the mandatory reporting of...

SAFE TO BREATHE – Dust and Fume Control in the Rubber Industry

This leaflet is aimed at both employers and employees. It provides practical guidance on effective dust and fume control in the rubber industry. This advice will help you to comply with your duties under the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health… his leaflet is aimed at both employers and...

HSE – Workers Concerned About Welding Fumes

Case Study: Workers Concerned About Welding Fumes Summary At a welding company in Northampton workers were concerned about the health risks from the welding fumes. One worker was complaining of a dry throat and cough. Case Study: Workers Concerned About Welding Fumes Case Summary At a welding company in...

McCarthy Environmental Ltd now Accepts all Major Credit and Debit Cards

At McCarthy Environmental, we have made payment for goods and services even easier as we can now accept payments from all major credit and UK debit cards, Visa Credit and Debit Card, MasterCard Credit and Debit, Delta, Maestro and American Express. At McCarthy Environmental, we have made payment for...

TRAINEE LEV ENGINEER REQUIRED

Come and be a part of the team at McCarthy Environmental Ltd. We now require a trainee LEV engineer based In Northampton or the surrounding area. Click on title for more information… We now require a trainee LEV engineer based in Northampton or the surrounding area. The successful candidate...

Health Surveillance – Guidance from HSE

Health surveillance is a system of ongoing health checks. These health checks may be required by law for employees who are exposed to noise or vibration, ionising radiation, solvents, fumes, dusts, biological agents and other substances hazardous to… What is health surveillance? Health surveillance is a system of ongoing...

Wood Dust – Controlling the Risk

HSE have revised their pamphlet WIS23 – Wood Dust: controlling the risk. This revision contains new information… The HSE have revised their pamphlet WIS23 – Wood Dust: Controlling the risk. This revision contains new information on the use of airflow indicatora and dust lamps as well as advice on...

HSE Fee for Intervention

Fee for Intervention (FFI) is HSEs cost recovery regime implemented from 1 October 2012, under regulations 23 to 25 of The Health and Safety (Fees) Regulations 2012… Fee for Intervention (FFI) is HSE’s cost recovery regime implemented from 1 October 2012, under regulations 23 to 25 of The Health...

There Goes our Energy

Britain is in very serious trouble. We have a clear long-term energy strategy, but that will be no consolation if our lights go out before we get there, says B&ES head of sustainability David Frise*… There goes our energy Britain is in very serious trouble. We have a clear...