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Achieving new heights

Facilities managers have a long list of statutory obligations to ensure height safety in the workplace and are often deemed the responsible duty holder for work undertaken on site says John Hynes, Head of the Safe Access division at Fixfast ...

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Open and shut case

Managers of hospitals, care homes and other healthcare buildings need to ensure that the design and installation of doors does not put vulnerable people at risk, says Simon Osborne Commercial Leader of Allegion in the UK and Ireland It would ...

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Is It time to re-think two-way radios?

New research into the state of analogue radio communication in the UK suggests an upgrade to digital is overdue. Many facilities managers report that their analogue two-way radio systems are not up to scratch, and lack health and safety features ...

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Stay safe with Martindale ToolBox Talks

Keep up to date with the most recent changes to Health & Safety Guidelines for safe electrical maintenance with the latest ToolBox Talks on Safe Isolation from Martindale Electric at your workplace. With around 1,000 serious accidents in the workplace ...

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Crossgrip PVC matting protects roof workers

Crossgrip roof walkway matting was laid on the roof of a well-known Scottish shopping centre, The Centre Livingston, in order to provide safe access to the personnel for rooftop maintenance services. The matting features a R10 certified slip resistant surface ...

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Traka Gets On Track with Railtex

Traka will be at Railtex 2017, demonstrating how its latest BIM accredited intelligent key management and locker systems can enhance safety processes and decrease downtime to ensure the smooth operation of the rail industry. On stand T55, the leader in ...

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Gradus enhances safety at Central Square, Leeds

Contract interior solutions specialist Gradus has supplied a range of stair edgings and barrier matting to the Central Square development in Leeds, enhancing both the safety and aesthetic of the building. Central Square is an 11-storey mixed-use complex, located a ...

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United front

David Ward of Ward Security explains how sharing information is essential to counter the growing terrorist threat The security industry has not stood still since the highly co-ordinated and devastating Paris attacks of 2015. A study was initiated by the ...

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Servest advises retailers to prepare for Black Friday crowds

Last year, the National Police Chiefs’ Council issued warnings to retailers to consider the security implications associated with the sales surge expected this Black Friday (Friday 25th November). Originally an American calendar event designed to mark the beginning of the ...

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Kee Safety takes pallet gates to new heights

Kee Safety, a leading supplier of safety systems, has introduced Pallet Gates, a range of gates that have been designed to provide a safety solution to factory and warehouse workers who are responsible for loading and unloading pallets onto mezzanine ...

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