HSE Safety Alert – Welding Fume

HSE Safety Alert – Welding Fume

Local Exhaust Ventilation There is new scientific evidence that exposure to all welding fume, including mild steel welding fume, can cause lung cancer.  There is also limited evidence linked to kidney cancer. Therefore, with immediate effect there is a change in HSE...
The Importance of a Health and Safety Audit

The Importance of a Health and Safety Audit

Do you worry that: an employee could be injured or suffer ill health? you may be exposed should an employee submit a claim? you may have a sudden visit by the enforcing authority? costs may spiral out of control? Where do you start? A good starting place is to have a...

Do you have Drivers at Work?

Did you know that health and safety law applies to work activities on the road in the same way as it does to all work activities and employers and self-employed persons need to manage the risks to drivers. Effective management of work-related road safety helps reduce...