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Category: Land use planning

RR1035 – Update of pipeline failure rates for land use planning assessments

Friday, June 3, 2016

HSE uses a model, MCPIPIN (Monte Carlo PIPeline INtegrity), to determine failure frequencies for major hazard pipelines. It uses two models; one based on operational experience data and a predictive model. The historical failure rates used in the operational model are over 10 years old. A review took place to update this data.

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HSE improved land use planning advice service

Monday, July 13, 2015

A new digital service making it easier and quicker for developers to access land use planning information and advice becomes available today (MON).

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Health & Safety Newsletter: Autumn edition available – subscribe for free

Friday, November 14, 2014

Inside: Beware asbestos – HSE launches new campaign to tackle the biggest workplace killer and Myth Busters Panel has a beef with burger van man… plus other myths, and much more. Subscribe today and receive free notifications when new Newsletter editions are published.

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Land Use Planning – Public safety advice, website re-launch

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

The Land Use Planning site has been re-launched with a new structure and design making navigation of the website easier.

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HSE launches enhanced land use planning advice service

Monday, July 28, 2014

A new service making it easier and quicker for developers and local planning authorities to access land use planning information and advice will be launched from 28 July. 

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Cases where local Planning Authorities were minded to grant planning permission against HSE’s advice – New items added

Monday, February 20, 2012

Two new planning application letters added to land use planning website. The letters provide information on recent cases where HSE has requested, or considered, that a planning application be called-in. Letters added; Sedgemoor District Council, Sandwell Council.

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Cases where local Planning Authorities were minded to grant planning permission against HSE’s advice

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Two planning application letters added to land use planning website. The letters provide information on recent cases where HSE has requested, or considered, that a planning application be called-in. Letters added; Salford City Council, Great Yarmouth Borough Council.

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Call-in response letters for Land Use Planning

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Three new call-in response letters added to list of  cases where planning authorities were minded to grant planning permission against HSE’s advice: Sandwell Council, Halton Borough Council and Kirklees Council.

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Cases where local Planning Authorities were minded to grant planning permission against HSE’s advice

Friday, August 5, 2011

Two more planning application letters available on the land use planning website. The letters provide information on recent cases where HSE has requested, or considered, that a planning application be called-in. Letters added to page, Cornwall Council and Fife Council.

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Contact point for planning authorities – HSE’s advice on developments near major hazard sites

Friday, July 29, 2011

From 1 August 2011, HSE has introduced a new source of advice for local planning authorities seeking help with use of Planning Advice for Developments near Hazardous Installations (PADHI) to consult HSE for advice on planning applications.

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Cases where local Planning Authorities were minded to grant planning permission against HSE’s advice

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

3 letters from HSE  added to the list of cases where local Planning Authorities were minded to grant planning permission against HSE’s advice: Liverpool City Council 11RM/0632, Colchester Borough Council 110637, Gedling Borough Council 2011/0089.

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Planning application for re-development of the Admiral Nelson public house

Friday, January 14, 2011

The planning inspector who presided over the planning inquiry into an application to redevelop the Admiral Nelson public house in Falmouth Cornwall advised HSE on 11 January 2011 of her decision not to grant planning permission (Appeal A).

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HSE welcomes Court of Appeal decision

Friday, July 30, 2010

A spokesperson for HSE said: “HSE welcomes the unanimous decision of the Court of Appeal that Wolverhampton City Council unlawfully failed to consider whether to use its powers to revoke or modify the planning permission previously granted in respect of Block D of student accommodation, which has not yet been built.”

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HSE supports decision on Ram Brewery development

Thursday, July 1, 2010

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) today welcomed the decision by the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government not to grant planning permission for a development at the Ram Brewery site in Wandsworth.

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Cases where local Planning Authorities were minded to grant planning permission against HSE’s advice

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Three documents are now available relating to recent cases where HSE has requested, or considered, that a planning application be called-in:

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Investigation into the performance of the PipeTech computer code in calculating Isle of Grain pipeline blowdown tests

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

The computer code PipeTech, developed in the Department of Chemical Engineering at University College London, predicts the outflow following rupture or puncture of a long pipeline containing one or more pressurised hydrocarbons.

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Failure rate and event data for use within land use planning risk assessments

Thursday, March 25, 2010

This document details HID CI5’s established set of failure rates. For items not within this set, or for which no values are currently available the inspector carrying out the assessment should estimate failure rates after discussions with Topic Specialists.

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HSE Podcast – emerging energy technologies

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

In this episode: HSE’s Taf Powell talks about HSE’s contribution to ensuring secure, clean and affordable energy for Britain in the future.

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Minor changes to HSE’s land use planning methodology

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Minor changes to HSE’s land use planning methodology published. This guide helps planners and developers work out for themselves HSE’s

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PADHI – HSE’s land use planning methodology updated

Tuesday, August 18, 2009

The 2009 version of PADHI – HSE’s land use planning methodology is now available.

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