HSE release 2018/19 statistics

HSE release 2018/19 statistics The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has released its annual statistics for injury and ill-health in Great Britain – and they are still too high.   The annual report includes statistics for the following:   work-related ill health; workplace injuries; working days lost; enforcement action taken; the associated costs to Great […]

HSE revise guidance for exposure to welding fumes

HSE revise guidance for exposure to welding fumes Following their safety alert earlier this year, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have now updated their COSHH essentials advice sheets in relation to welding, cutting and allied jobs.     In February 2019 the HSE announced the introduction of enforced control measures for welding operations following […]

Legionella – Have you got a tap?

In our experience as both auditors and consultants we have reviewed many legal registers, too many to count. Most have identified the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health and the usual duties have been identified by the various company’s such as carrying out COSHH assessments etc. but so often when we ask about Legionella controls, […]