Tag: Health and Safety

Putting Safety First When Working On Wind Turbines

As a leading safety specialist, Tower Supplies prioritise understanding the risks and requirements surrounding onshore and offshore renewables. Why is safety so important?Working with power is always dangerous, but there

Managing an aging workforce

What are some practical ways to enhance safety for ageing workers? Responding is Kevan Orvitz, president and founder, MEGAComfort Work-Life Wellness Solutions, MEGAComfort Inc., Tustin, CA. Failure to plan leads

RPE and Woodwork: Frequently Asked Questions

What are the most popular brands of dust mask for woodworking? With the known importance of dust mask, especially for woodworkers who are exposed to the threats and health consequences

An introduction to Women Into Construction

Women into Construction is an independent not-for-profit organisation that promotes gender equality in construction.  The Women into Construction Project (WiC) was developed at the Olympic Park to address the gender imbalance

The Legalities of PPE

Earlier this year, the PPE Directive 89/686/EEC was replaced by the Regulation 2016/425 in a bid to improve health and safety at work. It can’t be denied that the western