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With Legionnaires’ disease outbreaks and the discovery of Legionella bacteria in water systems being such a serious issue, Jamie Tranter, Clearwater Technology, shares some useful advice on controlling the risk According to the British Lung Foundation, Legionnaires’ Disease is a ...

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A Christmas gift from the Ladder Association

12 Top Tips for Ladder Safety Over the Festive Season CHRISTMAS is one of the busiest times of year for ladder users – both at work and at home – which is why the Ladder Association is offering a free ...

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The NEW Solid Gear ‘One GTX’ Safety Shoe 

The ONE GTX from Solid Gear is a superbly constructed safety shoe with seven integrated layers to deliver excellent comfort and protection. It’s designed and built for active professionals who need a highly breathable, light and flexible safety shoe. With ...

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Barbour webinar: April 2018 Legislation update

Every April and October, Barbour and SHP Online deliver a legislation update webinar looking back on recent changes, and forward to upcoming ones. Health and safety law and securing compliance remains to be an ever important and far reaching area, ...

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Warning signs

Liesbet De Soomer, Marketing Manager at Dymo explains how signage plays an important role in preventing slips and trips and promoting a culture of safety in the workplace           According to the Health and Safety Executive, in ...

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Germ warfare

Preventing the spread of germs is key to reducing sickness in the winter workplace. We ask two cleaning and hygiene specialists for their advice As Christmas and the New Year loom, the winter months bring plenty of opportunities for celebration. However, with ...

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Flexible bollards by McCue – The ‘fighter jets’ of warehouse protection

Bollards are the essential sentinels of damage prevention in the workplace – and thanks to McCue Corp, the humble protector is now armed with an array of features that makes your facility safety stronger, smarter and much more economical. A ...

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LEIA Launches New Children’s Safety Campaign

LEIA (the trade association and advisory body for the lift and escalator industry) is delighted to introduce the latest instalment in their ‘Liam Loves’ children’s safety campaign series; introducing ‘Liam Loves Escalators’. The ‘Liam Loves’ safety awareness campaign by LEIA ...

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Fire door safety week survey reveals surprising results

Horbury Property Services, part of the Horbury Group, has revealed the results of a survey that showed how 60% of people are unaware of how often a fire door should be inspected, and almost a quarter do not know what ...

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Public buildings and electrical compliance

Tim Beardsmore, Commercial Director of Calbarrie Compliance Services, explains the particular challenges faced when managing the electrical compliance of public buildings Electrical safety testing in the public sector raises specific concerns. Whilst ensuring that the public are safe the services ...

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