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Placing HSE&S in the Hands of Your Workforce – Introducing Gensuite Smart Technologies

  Our best ideas have always come from our subscriber community thinking collaboratively. We’ve worked diligently with our customers to develop the first Smart Technologies for Health, Safety, and Environment & Sustainability…
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App of the Month - September - WorkerSafety Pro

Simple. Powerful. Safety. Improve the safety of your employees and contractors at risk using specially built apps for the phone they already carry. Workers can now be protected whether they work at height, work alone, or in dangerous environments,…

Eight people taken to A&E after chemical leak at Addenbrooke's Hospital

Emergency services at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge Photo: Cambridge News Police and Fire crews are dealing with a chemical incident at Addenbrooke's in Cambridge. Eight people are being treated at A&E after…

Record number of staff receiving mental health first aid training

Organisations are training record numbers of employees in mental health first aid in order to combat rising reports of stress, depression and other conditions. FTSE 100 organisations alone have trained more than 10,000 employees in mental…

ROAD SAFETY DESIGNS SECURES AUSTRALIAN EXPORT CONTRACT

A Welsh company which manufactures LED warning triangles for motorists has agreed an export contract with an Australian distributor potentially worth £250,000. Cardiff-based Road Safety Designs has secured the contract with distributor Dometic…
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Time to get ready for ISO 45001!

  The new norm for occupational health and safety ISO 45001 will soon replace OHSAS 18001 on an international level. Quentic, one of the leading solution providers for Software as a Service (SaaS) in the European EHS and CSR market,…
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The case for putting senior managers in the dock

More directors and managers are being prosecuted for health and safety offences. Why is this and will it lead to safer workplaces?  In April this year, the Sentencing Council, which produces advice on sentencing for courts in England and…

RNLI faces ‘perfect storm’ of more lifeboat callouts as funds fal

Shortfall due to economic climate and drop in money left in supporters’ wills, charity says. Mark Dowie: ‘We’re busier than we ever were.’ Photograph: RNLI The chief executive of the RNLI has said that the lifeboat charity is…

Activists threaten to fly drones at Heathrow to ground flights

Environmental activists are planning to fly drones around Heathrow airport with the aim of grounding flights from the UK's largest transportation hubs to protest against climate change and the contribution of air travel to the problem.  Activists…

Rescue equipment installed at loch where teenager drowned

Brandon Patton, 18, died after getting into difficulty while swimming in Loch Doon on May 16. Loch Doon: Rescue equipment has been installed following the death of Brandon Patton. Water rescue equipment has been installed at an…
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Head and Eye Protection become one with the new EVO®VISTA™ Helmet from JSP

The new EVO®VISTA™ Helmet is an innovative next generation feature rich helmet which incorporates a fully retractable optical class 1 faceshield or overspec within the helmet. JSP’s Research and Development team were inspired by feedback…