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IOSH Managing Safely Course – Excellent Feedback!

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

IOSH Managing safelyIt’s always pleasing when you receive good feedback from learners who’ve attended our courses but even more so when every learner is of the same opinion. In addition it’s rewarding when those learners have actually ‘bought into’ our unique approach to training, been receptive to our approach, seen the benefit and can apply  that learning in the workplace. The following feedback was received from those who attended our recent IOSH Managing Safely Course (more…)

Up And Coming IOSH Managing Safely Course ‘Christmas Cracker’ -Three Spaces Left

Monday, November 23rd, 2015

Delivered at Maes Y Ffron, our stunning venue at the base of the Brecon Beacons National Park, Abercrave.

“Tell me, and I will forget.

Show me, and I may understand.

Involve me, and I WILL REMEMBER” Confucius

From 1st December, 2015

 

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Case Study – Construction Design Management Regs (CDM ) 2015 Training Course

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

Construction Design Management Regulations 2015Focus – To support local businesses in the construction sector with CDM 2015 compliance.
Aim – To raise awareness of CDM 2015 requirements by using practical solutions.
Delegate Number – 12
Venue – Village Hotel Swansea

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Health and Safety Update – Video Scaffolder’s Serious Safety Failings

Monday, September 28th, 2015

Construction design RegulationsA scaffolder has been prosecuted after he repeatedly allowed unsafe work at height to be carried out on a busy London street.Greg Pearson, from Enfield, trading as ‘Pearsons Scaffolding’, was prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after a member of the public raised concerns about scaffolding work being carried out on Tavistock Street in central London.

She was so concerned for the safety of passers-by and workers on the fifteen metre high scaffold that three separate complaints including photographs and videos were passed to HSE.

To view the video, click ‘read more’.

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Construction Design Management Regulations (CDM 2015) – Legal Responsibilities

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Construction Design Management Regulations 2015

Are you ready for change?

How many construction workers are aware of their legal responsibilities under the revamped Construction Design Management Regulations (CDM 2015)?

It is very concerning that on a daily basis I frequently come across construction workers with little or no concept of their legal responsibilities under the revised CDM regulations, which came into force on the 6th April, 2015. Furthermore, there continues to be regular published prosecutions released by the HSE for the construction sector, which are sure to rise with compliance now extended to domestic projects.

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Health and Safety Video – How Not To Do It!

Friday, August 14th, 2015

If you’re looking for examples of good practice for health and safety management then this is not the video for you. In fact it’s quite the opposite

Festival Season Health and Safety Management

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Here is a recent article on how the event organisers at Glastonbury deal with health and safety management

“Months of planning has gone into looking after the safety and health of everyone at the five-day festival, which starts on Wednesday 24 June. Organisers also ensure those involved in preparations are kept out of harm’s way. Setting up work includes installing numerous temporary structures including stages for performers. It also includes sanitation, power and site services.

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