HSE RSS feeds » Education http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:17:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 Health and Safety Executive (HSE) review of the Adventure Activities Licensing Authority (AALA) http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/01/31/health-and-safety-executive-hse-review-of-the-adventure-activities-licensing-authority-aala/ http://news.hse.gov.uk/2017/01/31/health-and-safety-executive-hse-review-of-the-adventure-activities-licensing-authority-aala/#comments Tue, 31 Jan 2017 16:12:48 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52715 HSE are seeking the views of those with an interest in adventure activities, including schools which use or would like to use activity providers. You can take part in the consultation by using this link to an online survey https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/AALAsurvey .

Responses are required by 5pm on 15 February 2017.

You can find out more about AALA which was created in April 1996 in response to the Lyme Bay Tragedy at http://www.hse.gov.uk/aala/ .

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HSL: CIEH Conversion from Level 3 Award in Training Principles and Practice (TPP) to Level 3 Award in Education and Training – HSL Buxton, 2-3 Nov 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/cieh-conversion-from-level-3-award-in-training-principles-and-practice-(tpp)-to-level-3-award-in-education-and-training-(eat)-course http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/cieh-conversion-from-level-3-award-in-training-principles-and-practice-(tpp)-to-level-3-award-in-education-and-training-(eat)-course#comments Thu, 06 Oct 2016 13:13:56 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52364 HSL is to run a 2 day CIEH TPP to EAT Conversion Course – this course is open to those people who already have the CIEH TPP qualification.

 

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HSE jobs – Trainee Inspectors of Health and Safety – National http://www.hse.gov.uk/careers/trainee-inspectors/index.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/careers/trainee-inspectors/index.htm#comments Mon, 05 Sep 2016 07:30:45 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52230 The current recruitment for trainee inspectors is closed, however, see if you could be right for the role?”

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Ban on throwing mortar boards is a tired health and safety myth http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/ban-on-throwing-mortar-boards-is-a-tired-health-and-safety-myth/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/ban-on-throwing-mortar-boards-is-a-tired-health-and-safety-myth/#comments Wed, 18 May 2016 12:00:50 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/ban-on-throwing-mortar-boards-is-a-tired-health-and-safety-myth/9089 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/05/18/ban-on-throwing-mortar-boards-is-a-tired-health-and-safety-myth/feed/ 0 Contractor fined after worker injured in cable strike http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/contractor-fined-after-worker-injured-in-cable-strike/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/contractor-fined-after-worker-injured-in-cable-strike/#comments Tue, 15 Mar 2016 09:55:02 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/contractor-fined-after-worker-injured-in-cable-strike/8756 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/03/15/contractor-fined-after-worker-injured-in-cable-strike/feed/ 0 Company fined for safety failings when dealing with asbestos at a school http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-for-safety-failings-when-dealing-with-asbestos-at-a-school/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-for-safety-failings-when-dealing-with-asbestos-at-a-school/#comments Tue, 09 Feb 2016 10:00:23 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/company-fined-for-safety-failings-when-dealing-with-asbestos-at-a-school/8314 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/02/09/company-fined-for-safety-failings-when-dealing-with-asbestos-at-a-school/feed/ 0 College fined after tree felling injury http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/college-fined-after-tree-felling-injury/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/college-fined-after-tree-felling-injury/#comments Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:05:00 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/college-fined-after-tree-felling-injury/8269 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/01/28/college-fined-after-tree-felling-injury/feed/ 0 School fined after pupil paralysed when swing collapsed http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/school-fined-after-pupil-paralysed-when-swing-collapsed/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/school-fined-after-pupil-paralysed-when-swing-collapsed/#comments Fri, 15 Jan 2016 10:00:03 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/school-fined-after-pupil-paralysed-when-swing-collapsed/8095 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/01/15/school-fined-after-pupil-paralysed-when-swing-collapsed/feed/ 0 School in court over science experiment injury http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/school-in-court-over-science-experiment-injury/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/school-in-court-over-science-experiment-injury/#comments Mon, 11 Jan 2016 21:45:51 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/school-in-court-over-science-experiment-injury/8075 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/01/11/school-in-court-over-science-experiment-injury/feed/ 0 Charitable trust and contractor fined for asbestos safety failings http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/charitable-trust-and-contractor-fined-for-asbestos-safety-failings/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/charitable-trust-and-contractor-fined-for-asbestos-safety-failings/#comments Wed, 06 Jan 2016 16:57:02 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/charitable-trust-and-contractor-fined-for-asbestos-safety-failings/8055 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/01/06/charitable-trust-and-contractor-fined-for-asbestos-safety-failings/feed/ 0 RR1062 – Health and safety in schools: exploring the perceptions of HSE’s communications to promote and support sensible risk management http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1062.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrhtm/rr1062.htm#comments Wed, 23 Dec 2015 09:00:54 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50518 This research was commissioned to explore the viewpoints of school staff responsible for managing day-to-day health and safety in schools. This study explored what guidance schools use to support their management of health and safety and, in particular, examined how HSE’s education-specific materials were used.

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Unlicensed company removes asbestos ceiling from school http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/unlicensed-company-removes-asbestos-ceiling-from-school/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/unlicensed-company-removes-asbestos-ceiling-from-school/#comments Thu, 03 Dec 2015 09:36:15 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/unlicensed-company-removes-asbestos-ceiling-from-school/7807 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/12/03/unlicensed-company-removes-asbestos-ceiling-from-school/feed/ 0 Health and safety at work – Vital statistics 2015 poster http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/statsposter15.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/statsposter15.htm#comments Tue, 01 Dec 2015 08:00:52 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=50268 To tie in with the 2015 health and safety statistics release, this new poster visualises the key elements in an infographic style. Order your copy from HSE Books.

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HSE is recruiting for the role of HM Inspector of Health and Safety http://www.hse.gov.uk/careers/trainee-inspectors/index.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/careers/trainee-inspectors/index.htm#comments Mon, 07 Sep 2015 09:00:02 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=49381 This is an outstanding opportunity to join a world-class health and safety regulator. Various locations across Great Britain – apply now. Close date for applications, Friday 25 September 2015.

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Councils sentenced over safety breaches in Stonehaven pool incident http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/councils-sentenced-over-safety-breaches-in-stonehaven-pool-incident/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/councils-sentenced-over-safety-breaches-in-stonehaven-pool-incident/#comments Wed, 12 Aug 2015 14:15:40 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/councils-sentenced-over-safety-breaches-in-stonehaven-pool-incident/7032 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/08/12/councils-sentenced-over-safety-breaches-in-stonehaven-pool-incident/feed/ 0 Heating engineers in court over asbestos http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/heating-engineers-in-court-over-asbestos/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/heating-engineers-in-court-over-asbestos/#comments Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:45:05 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/heating-engineers-in-court-over-asbestos/6950 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/07/31/heating-engineers-in-court-over-asbestos/feed/ 0 County Council in court after schoolboy severs finger in class http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/county-council-in-court-after-schoolboy-severs-finger-in-class/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/county-council-in-court-after-schoolboy-severs-finger-in-class/#comments Mon, 13 Jul 2015 08:30:19 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/county-council-in-court-after-schoolboy-severs-finger-in-class/6830 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/07/13/county-council-in-court-after-schoolboy-severs-finger-in-class/feed/ 0 Man breaks legs at dance academy in lift shaft fall http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/man-breaks-legs-at-dance-academy-in-lift-shaft-fall/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/man-breaks-legs-at-dance-academy-in-lift-shaft-fall/#comments Wed, 24 Jun 2015 09:50:34 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/man-breaks-legs-at-dance-academy-in-lift-shaft-fall/6727 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/06/24/man-breaks-legs-at-dance-academy-in-lift-shaft-fall/feed/ 0 Halifax firm fined over explosion at primary school http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/halifax-firm-fined-over-explosion-at-primary-school/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/halifax-firm-fined-over-explosion-at-primary-school/#comments Mon, 08 Jun 2015 13:30:38 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/halifax-firm-fined-over-explosion-at-primary-school/6568 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/06/08/halifax-firm-fined-over-explosion-at-primary-school/feed/ 0 Sentences after tree-felling incident leaves worker in wheelchair http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/sentences-after-tree-felling-incident-leaves-worker-in-wheelchair/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/sentences-after-tree-felling-incident-leaves-worker-in-wheelchair/#comments Fri, 05 Jun 2015 12:30:36 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2015/sentences-after-tree-felling-incident-leaves-worker-in-wheelchair/6552 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2015/06/05/sentences-after-tree-felling-incident-leaves-worker-in-wheelchair/feed/ 0