CDM 2007 and smaller jobs

13 January 2012

Paul Reeve, Head of Safety and Environment at the Electrical Contractors’ Association, London, looks at the application of the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007 in relation to smaller, non-notifiable construction jobs.

Achieving outstanding

13 January 2012

In September 2011, Woodlands Children’s Centre in South Croydon received an outstanding grading from Ofsted. In this article, the Centre Manager, Liz Hodgman, explores some of the reasons why she feels they were able to achieve this.

Judith Hackitt interview

12 January 2012

Health and Safety Executive chair Judith Hackitt talks about HSE’s role in implementing the recommendations of the Löfstedt review of health and safety legislation in a special interview with the British Safety Council.

Ask the expert: hazardous substances

12 January 2012

A recent query on managing the risks from hazardous substances dealt with by the British Safety Council’s Information Service.

Noise measurement tips available

12 January 2012

Workplace monitoring equipment specialist Cirrus Research has drawn together the 10 most popular articles about noise measurement from its blog site into a free downloadable e-book.

Olympics safety legacy site launched

12 January 2012

A website designed to share best practice adopted on the London 2012 construction project in areas such as health and safety and sustainability has been launched by the Olympic Delivery Authority.