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SURVIVAL SHOW NEARLY LOSES CONTESTANT

There has been recent footage of Bear Grylls’ reality TV survival programme, showing a contestant fall 30ft off a cliff face and miraculously survive. The contestant was 19 year old Patrick Dauncey- the footage shows him climbing a cliff face and suddenly losing his footing. His fellow contestants all start screaming for help as he […]

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Risk-Management

SOFTWARE SUMMARIES – RISK ASSESMENTS

Risk Assesments and Risk Management is one of the most crucial areas of health & safety management especially when it comes to the prevention and minimising of workplace incidents. In addition to the current Risk Check-lists offered as part of the e-learning course, through our Learning Management System (LMS) managers can build bespoke risk assessments or choose […]

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UNGUARDED EXCAVATION RESULTS IN £40,000 FINE

It has recently been discovered that a London based construction company was working on a basement project (a project quite common to the Company), when, out of the blue, a HSE inspector came to visit the project site and discovered a seriously dangerous situation; an excavation directly behind a door which was the only entrance […]

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Incident-Reporting

SOFTWARE SUMMARIES – INCIDENT REPORTING

This week, we will be looking at Incident Reporting; a piece of software that no organisation can or should do without. This is the perfect replacement for those old fashioned paper based accident books that were continuously misplaced or rarely filled in. Incident Reporting allows for easy, multi-site management. Nothing can completely protect against incidents in […]

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SCHOOL CLOSURES DUE TO SAFETY FEARS

Reports last week stated that pupils were unable to attend school after the Easter Holidays due to severe safety fears on the stability of the buildings. The problems were first uncovered in January when a wall at a Primary school collapsed during strong winds. Three other schools (built by the same private construction company) were […]

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SAFETY CONCERNS ON NEW DUBAI SKYSCRAPER

There is to be a new skyscraper in Dubai, which is said to be taller than the the current world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa standing at 828metres. The yet unnamed new tower is said to be completed by 2020 and is expected to be a notch higher than the Burj Khalifa. Emaar Properties (the […]

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Audit-Module

SOFTWARE SUMMARIES – AUDIT MODULE

An Audit Module is an easy to use tool that creates and administers site or departmental audits. All Organisations should have formal procedures in place for auditing and reporting their Health & Safety performance. It doesn’t matter what sector or industry you work in, an Audit Module will work anywhere, from warehouses, construction sites, retail […]

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