Please see the Newsletter section of the website for information on the changes to the Sentinel Scheme
This is an initial briefing to advise of the changes to the existing PTS DC competence endorsement and to introduce the new Working Near or Adjacent to the DC Conductor Rail (DCCR) requirements going live from the 01st September 2012.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has opened a -week consultation on pro-posals to simplify and clarify how businesses comply with the requirements under the Reporting of Injuries, Disease and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations SI 1995/3163 (as amended).
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Liverpool Crown Court heard that seven construction workers were lucky to survive when more than 250 tonnes of wet concrete collapsed at Liverpool John Moores University. Two companies have been fined a total of £100,000 over the incident, which occurred during the construction of an atrium for a new Art and Design Academy at the university.
The Court was told that workers had been pumping concrete onto the third floor of the building for most of one day in September 2007 ...
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