HSE RSS feeds » Armed forces http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Mon, 26 Mar 2018 12:02:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 IOSH National Safety and Health Conference – 14 Sept 2017, Nottingham http://hse.gov.uk/events/iosh.htm http://hse.gov.uk/events/iosh.htm#comments Tue, 18 Jul 2017 11:30:48 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=57930 Enhance your knowledge and debate current issues with a panel of inspiring speakers who will look at occupational health challenges.

It is aimed specifically at those who work in the public, health and social care, education, environmental and waste management sectors.

Keynote speakers include HSE’s Peter Brown, Head of HSE Health and Work Programme.

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HSE issues MOD with Crown Censure over soldier death http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/hse-issues-mod-with-crown-censure-over-soldier-death/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/hse-issues-mod-with-crown-censure-over-soldier-death/#comments Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:07:53 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/hse-issues-mod-with-crown-censure-over-soldier-death/9660 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/09/29/hse-issues-mod-with-crown-censure-over-soldier-death/feed/ 0 HSE to administer Crown Censure to MoD over Brecon Beacons training exercise deaths http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/hse-to-administer-crown-censure-to-mod-over-brecon-beacons-training-exercise-deaths/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/hse-to-administer-crown-censure-to-mod-over-brecon-beacons-training-exercise-deaths/#comments Wed, 02 Mar 2016 14:00:25 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/hse-to-administer-crown-censure-to-mod-over-brecon-beacons-training-exercise-deaths/8689 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/03/02/hse-to-administer-crown-censure-to-mod-over-brecon-beacons-training-exercise-deaths/feed/ 0 Consultation launched on Dangerous Substances in Harbour Areas Regulations http://www.hse.gov.uk/consult/condocs/cd277.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/consult/condocs/cd277.htm#comments Fri, 30 Oct 2015 09:30:24 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=49991 HSE is currently consulting on proposals to replace the Dangerous Substances in Harbour Areas Regulations 1987 (DSHAR) with new shorter and up to date regulations and is also seeking views on a new shorter Approved Code of Practice (ACOP) to support the regulations. Consultation began on 28 October and closes on 23 December 2015.

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Turban-wearing Sikhs – extension of head protection exemption http://www.hse.gov.uk/contact/faqs/sikhs-head-protection.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/contact/faqs/sikhs-head-protection.htm#comments Fri, 02 Oct 2015 12:30:30 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=49715 The exemption for turban-wearing Sikhs from the need to wear head protection has been extended from construction sites to all workplaces, with some limited exceptions. The change applies solely to turban-wearing Sikhs and relates to head protection only.

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