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November 2020 | 2 min read

News: Employees Arm Amputated

An animal feed processing company has been fined following an incident where part of an employee’s arm was severed by a moving conveyor. Chesterfield Justice Centre heard how, on 09 December 2018, the employee had opened the inspection hatch on a closed conveyor in order to clear a blockage at the site in Killamarsh, Derbyshire. […]

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November 2020 | 3 min read

HSE Target Construction Industry

Health and safety inspectors across Great Britain will be targeting construction firms to check that their health standards are up to scratch during a month-long inspection initiative, starting on Monday 5 October 2020. This is the fourth health-focused initiative of its kind. As in previous years, inspections will focus on respiratory risks and occupational lung […]

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November 2020 | 3 min read

From the Archives: Fact or Fiction 2013

Today, we will clear up some fact or fiction stories from the past with the truth about what really happened. Do you think the following stories are true? Firemen’s poles have been banned on health and safety grounds A local authority ordered the removal of St Georges’ flags from outside shops on safety grounds Trapeze […]

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November 2020 | 2 min read

HSE Fees for Intervention Increase

As most employers and employees have been dealing with the H&S implications of the Covid virus, it is possible that the recent increase in fees has passed you by. The HSE Fees for Intervention scheme have been increased again, showing that the Material Breach is here to stay. The Fee for Intervention (FFI) scheme is […]

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November 2020 | 2 min read

Are Face Coverings Personal Protective Equipment?

    In the context of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, a face covering is something which safely covers the nose and mouth. You can buy reusable or single-use face coverings. You may also use a scarf, bandana, religious garment or hand-made cloth covering but these must securely fit round the side of the face. Face […]

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November 2020 | 2 min read

A Brand New Assessment for the NEBOSH General certificate

NEBOSH are committed to supporting all their learners to complete their qualifications and continue their learning journey while staying safe during the COVID situation. In response to this, in July they announced a brand-new open book examination that can be taken at home as a replacement for the invigilated paper-based examination NG1 and NGC1 of […]

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November 2020 | 1 min read

Cambridge Safety Welcomes Sponsorship Of The Ramsey “Raiders”

Ramsey Colts ‘Raiders’ started the new season with a brand-new kit sponsor in the form of ‘Cambridge Safety’. The new kit arrived last week, and was given to players before Saturday’s game. In the first 4 matches of the season (up to end of September) the team have really started to play well together and […]

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November 2020 | 3 min read

Are You Now A Teleworker?

Prior to March 2020 the global economy, every changing commercial environment and increased emphasis on profits have led to employers offering a variety of flexible working practices. One of these, teleworking (TW), is becoming more common as organisations attempt to improve efficiency and profits by reducing overheads on office accommodation for employees. The “nomadic worker […]

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