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Daily archives: Friday, November 13, 2015

Worker’s fall from scaffold leads to life-changing injuries

Friday, November 13, 2015

A scaffold firm was fined after a worker was seriously injured after falling nine metres. 

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First aid at work – training provision survey

Friday, November 13, 2015

The requirement for HSE to approve first aid training providers and qualifications was removed in October 2013. To help review the impact of this policy on business we are asking employers to answer a short online survey that should take no more than 10 minutes to complete. The information provided will be completely anonymous.

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DSEAR Compliance for Managers and Supervisors – Buxton, 9 December 2015

Friday, November 13, 2015

This course explains the duties that Dangerous Substances and Explosives Atmospheres Regulations (DSEAR) places on employers and the actions needed to comply with them.

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Worker killed by falling power press

Friday, November 13, 2015

A Wrexham firm was fined after a worker was killed when a machine weighing an estimated half a tonne fell on him.

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LOPA: Practical Application and Pitfalls – Buxton, 9-10 December 2015

Friday, November 13, 2015

Layers Of Protection Analysis (LOPA) is a risk assessment method used to determine and hence demonstrate the ability of existing and proposed safeguards to protect against identified hazard scenarios and to meet predetermined risk based criteria.

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The application of CLP and aggregation in the COMAH 2015 Regulations – Buxton, 3 December 2015

Friday, November 13, 2015

Course will give an overview of the requirements of the new Regulations. It will also cover the potential changes in scope brought about by the CLP classifications, how to determine the CLP classification of chemicals and how to apply the COMAH aggregation rules to determine the COMAH status of a site.

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COMAH 2015 Unpacked – Buxton, 1 December 2015

Friday, November 13, 2015

This course informs delegates about the changes in the regulation of chemical major hazards brought about by the implementation of the SEVESO III Directive.

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COMAH: Compliance for lower-tier establishments – Buxton, 2 December 2015

Friday, November 13, 2015

This course identifies the COMAH duties for lower-tier establishments and what needs to be done to comply with them. It also explains the duties that fall to the competent authority (CA) and local government.

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HSE Board meeting papers – 7 October 2015

Friday, November 13, 2015

Agenda and minutes in respect of HSE Board meeting held on 7 October 2015, now available.

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Case 382 – Disabled children banned from playing with toilet roll centres

Friday, November 13, 2015

A trainer specialising in delivery of training for disabled children was told that they can no longer give children cardboard toilet roll centres to play with because of health and safety.

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Contractor in court for putting workers lives at risk with poor site safety

Friday, November 13, 2015

A Manchester building contractor has been fined after unsafe excavations at a care home site put workers and members of the public at risk.

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Building firm fined after worker hit by mobile platform

Friday, November 13, 2015

Construction company Base Build Services Limited has been prosecuted after a worker was injured by a boom type mobile elevated working platform (MEWP) when it fell from the forks of a tele-handler machine.

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Landlord fined after family suffer carbon monoxide poisoning

Friday, November 13, 2015

A landlord has been fined after a family of five suffered carbon monoxide poisoning at their rented home.

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