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Nebosh Launch Brand New H&S Diploma for H&S Professionals

The NEBOSH National Diploma is the flagship of NEBOSH qualification and, when launched in 1988, was the first UK vocational qualification to be developed specifically for health and safety professionals. The National Diploma is recognised and reliable and over 13,200 … Read More

Fire Doors In The Workplace – What To Look Out For

In this month’s Take 5 for Health and Safety, Jackie discussed the important topic of fire doors. Let’s take a look at the essential takeaway points. While fire doors don’t prevent or stop a fire, they are there to minimise … Read More

Prosecution For Life Changing Injuries

A garage has been fined after an employee suffered life changing injuries when he fell into a vehicle inspection pit. Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court heard how on 3 September 2018, an employee of GP Motors Works Ltd on the Isle of … Read More

New Updated NEEBOSH Diploma

The NEBOSH National Diploma is the flagship of NEBOSH qualification and, when launched in 1988, was the first UK vocational qualification to be developed specifically for health and safety professionals. The National Diploma is recognised and reliable and over 13200 … Read More

Take Five Minutes For Fire Doors

As more and more of us are now going back to the workplace, it’s time to start making sure that general H&S issues are up to scratch—as so much of our attention has been focusing on the COVID situation in … Read More

BS 9999 Fire Safety Management

Determination of the most appropriate level is based upon the fire risk profile of the premises in question. BS 9997:2017 Fire Risk Management Systems. Requirements with Guidance for Use applies the “Plan-Do-Check-Act” model to implement, maintain and improve fire safety … Read More

Fire Safety Management Systems

Failures in fire safety management are often cited as a contributory factor in serious and fatal fires in the UK. There are both legal and practical drivers for introducing a formal fire safety management system. BS 9997 is a certifiable … Read More

The Importance of The Humble Fire Door

A fire door is a complex structure that consists of various elements that must be designed, installed and maintained to ensure the fire resistance performance requirements are achieved when required to do so. Apart from maintaining compartmentation, the other main … Read More

Fire Emergency Procedure

  Fire safety legislation requires the establishment of procedures for serious and imminent danger and the provision and maintenance of suitable means of escape. To implement these procedures, the responsible person or duty holder must appoint a sufficient number of … Read More

Construction Fall From Height

Two companies have been fined after a worker sustained serious injuries by falling approximately three metres through a hole cut into a floor during the refurbishment of a property at in Aldeburgh, Suffolk. Chelmsford Magistrates’ Court heard how on 27 … Read More

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