Painter’s trades: Asbestos and You

Painters across Great Britain are being warned about the hidden dangers associated with asbestos. The warning comes as part of the Health and Safety Executive‚Äôs (HSE) Asbestos and You campaign targeting tradespeople about the personal risks from asbestos that still exist in¬† properties across the country today. Around five thousand people a year die from […]

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Employee Health & Welfare

NEW options covering Employee Health & Welfare topics to comply with UK Legislation, Accreditation requirements, Insurers standards, PQQs & most importantly fulfil your Employer duties towards employees! The HSE and many others are encouraging Employers to take positive steps to address the issues of managing the long-term Health of Employees, both Physical & Mentally. Such […]

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DCM vapour killed a construction worker

A brick and stonework restoration company, Brick Restoration Ltd and its two directors, Stewart Bailey and John McCole, have been sentenced following the death of a construction worker. Alexandru Sorin was overcome by dichloromethane (‚ÄėDCM‚Äô) vapour whilst using a DCM-based paint stripper at a property in London on 25 July 2017. Mr Sorin was working […]

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