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How to improve safety in civil construction

Fostering individual accountability through a human-centred safety system fundamentally improves on the standard, process-based safety approach.

Business 26 September, 2018

Effective eye protection in the construction industry

Construction sites pose significant eye injury risks; therefore, effective eye protection for the work environment is important for injury prevention.

Personal protection equipment 19 September, 2018

Implementing anti-slip flooring to boost safety

Anti-slip plywood can be used to improve safety in areas where there is a high level of pedestrian traffic.

Materials handling 18 September, 2018

Protecting employees from mental injury in the workplace

Work-related stress is known to have a significant impact on the mental health of workers, in some cases leading to psychological injury.

Business 17 September, 2018

How to keep safe around machinery

According to accidents reported under RIDDOR in 2017, 9% of fatal injuries were found to be caused by contact with moving machinery.

Machine 14 September, 2018

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With the increase of awareness around working at height, the use of SRLs as a means of effective anchoring and work positioning has also increased.

Article 01 September, 2018
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