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New GWO Training Standards Set For 2019

It has been announced that the GWO will be introducing new training standards for blade repair technicians, as well as other members of staff.

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HSE Launches Campaign To Reduce Dust Exposure In Workplace

A new initiative named #DustBuster is highlighting the dangers of working closely with dust and how employers need to mitigate the health risks involved.

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Brexit No-Deal War Games To Be Held By Armed Forces

The MOD is holding a number of war games to help assist the government in case any disruption does take place after Brexit.

5G Video Streaming System Trialed For Emergency Services image

5G Video Streaming System Trialed For Emergency Services

5G-enabled video streaming systems to help hospital-based doctors make lifesaving decisions by watching live footage.

Renewables Rise As UK Electricity Generation Falls image

Renewables Rise As UK Electricity Generation Falls

Recent analysis has revealed that the amount of electricity generated in the UK in 2018 fell to its lowest level in 25 years.

Government Backs Robots To Help Boost Health And Safety image

Government Backs Robots To Help Boost Health And Safety

The UK government is investing £26.6 million in a number of projects including research into new uses for robotics & AI in a bid to boost health & safety.

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Renewables Generate 33% Of Total UK Power In 2018

According to new analysis, power output from renewable energy reached a record high of 33 per cent of the UK’s total power in 2018.

£230k Paid Out To Scottish Teachers For Workplace Injuries image

£230k Paid Out To Scottish Teachers For Workplace Injuries

Recent statistics found that nearly £230,000 has been paid out to teachers in Scotland as compensation for injuries at work.

200 Acts Of Vandalism Towards Ambulances In 3 Years image

200 Acts Of Vandalism Towards Ambulances In 3 Years

A new investigation revealed that over 200 acts of vandalism have been directed towards ambulances & rapid response vehicles in the past three years.

HSE Cracks Down On Farming Health & Safety Standards image

HSE Cracks Down On Farming Health & Safety Standards

The agriculture sector has one of the poorest records in Britain, with the latest figures showing that 33 people were killed in the industry in 2017/2018.

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Nursery Health & Safety ‘Hindering’ Physical Development

Ofsted have suggested that the physical development of pre-school children is being hindered due to health and safety rules.

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Health & Safety ‘Needs To Be Part Of Company Culture’

Businesses are being urged to make health and safety a key part of any company’s overall culture and core values.

BSC Seeks To Protect Health And Safety Standards After Brexit image

BSC Seeks To Protect Health And Safety Standards After Brexit

The British Safety Council (BSC) has demanded that the workplace health, safety and welfare standards have to remain post-Brexit.

Progress Made In Offshore Safety, Says Watchdog image

Progress Made In Offshore Safety, Says Watchdog

In April this year the HSE declared that some offshore operators may had come ‘perilously close to disaster’ down to a lack of leadership.

What Does The Future Hold For Wind Energy? image

What Does The Future Hold For Wind Energy?

With more and more offshore wind farms being developed around the UK and across Europe, it seems that the sector will continue to grow.

Fines Over £1m ‘New Norm’ For UK Health And Safety Failings image

Fines Over £1m ‘New Norm’ For UK Health And Safety Failings

Recent analysis of data from the UK’s HSE revealed that 45 cases in 2017/18 saw a fine of over £500,000 imposed to businesses.

Health And Safety Resolutions To Make For 2019 image

Health And Safety Resolutions To Make For 2019

Even if your company reported few or no accidents over the last year, it's wise to consider ways you could enhance your health & safety strategy.

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New Partnership Launched To Improve Offshore Wind Farm Safety

Offshore Renewable Energy, Catapult & GE Renewable Energy have teamed up to improve operating costs & the health and safety records of offshore wind farms.

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Falls From Height: What Can You Do To Prevent Them?

The latest statistics from the HSE show that falls from height are still one of the leading causes of workplace injuries and fatalities.

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Mental Health Services ‘Letting Down’ Terror Victims

A new survey found that 76 per cent of survivors of recent terror attacks suggested NHS mental health care needs to be improved.