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02/04/14 - Beware of Hard Hat Infection..

Hard Hat Infection? The use of hard hats has undoubtedly saved hundreds of lives in recent years. However, it was recently reported that an employee of a major contractor developed a severe skin infection on his head, called cellulitis.  more info

27/01/14 - Union Slams Plans To Make HSE Become More Commercial

Construction union UCATT has criticised Government plans to make the Health and Safety Executive "become more commercial".  more info

27/01/14 - Well done to our EFIA members who have passed their CHAS assessment.

Well done to the following EFIA Members who have taken advantage of our free CHAS assessment service, all of whom passed with flying colours:  more info

15/01/14 - Business Park Owners Fined After Worker Falls From Ladders

The owners of a Holmfirth business park have been fined after a local worker fractured an ankle in a fall from a ladder while carrying out work in disused premises nearby.  more info

15/01/14 - Tata Steel Fined For Safety Failings

Tata Steel has been fined for safety failings after a worker sustained serious injuries to his hand at the company's works in Llanelli, South Wales.  more info

15/01/14 - Union Slams Plans To Make HSE Become More Commercial

Construction union UCATT has criticised Government plans to make the Health and Safety Executive "become more commercial".  more info

13/12/13 - Timber Firm Fined After Employee Severs Fingers

A Lincolnshire timber company has been fined after an employee severed three fingers in an unguarded roller conveyor.  more info

13/12/13 - Worker Seriously Injured In Roof Fall

Two men have been fined after a worker suffered serious injuries when he fell through a fragile warehouse roof in Poole.  more info

15/11/13 - Costain Launches Eye Awareness Campaign

Costain has launched a campaign for people on the Severn Trent Water Framework to raise awareness about the risk of not wearing appropriate eye protection on site.  more info

15/11/13 - Construction Deaths Double In Yorkshire - UCATT

An investigation by construction union UCATT has revealed that the number of construction deaths in Yorkshire doubled in 2012/13.  more info

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