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N-methylpyrrolidone poses ‘unreasonable risk’ to workers in certain operations: EPA draft risk evalu
 Washington — The Environmental Protection Agency has extended to Jan. 21 the comment period on a draft risk evaluation for the chemical substance N-methylpyrrolidone, also known as NMP.The chemical presents an unreasonable risk to workers under certain conditions, according...
Safety Critical Alarms preventing tank farm explosions.
 Alarming Your Tank FarmWhy safety-critical alarms can prevent another tank farm explosion. By Gary Bradshaw at https://ohsonline.com/Articles/2019/11/18/Alarming-Your-Tank-Farm.aspx?m=1&Page=4 Nov 18, 2019Twenty-five years on from a major explosion at an oil refinery, what can we...
HSE guidance on controlling welding risks
Guidance from the HSE. www.hse.gov.ukUK Safety Professionals and Managers can sign up to their regular updates & check back with the site for frequent CPD essential reminders.To view the associated videos please go to the original site at...
BSI publishes revised risk assessment standard - BS EN IEC 31010:2019
BSI publishes revised risk assessment standard - BS EN IEC 31010:2019 20 September 2019 09:08 from:https://www.continuitycentral.com/index.php/news/new-products-and-services/4441-bsi-publishes-revised-risk-assessment-standard-bs-en-iec-31010-2019 BSI has announced the release of BS EN...
Plan to regulate construction professionals to reduce building failures post-Grenfell
 The government’s forthcoming building safety regulator will hold a register of individuals and firms deemed qualified to act as “principal designers”, “principal contractors” and “building safety co-ordinators”, as part of a far-reaching post-Grenfell plan to reduce the risk...
Health & Safety Lawyer urges better management of fleet risk
 Health and safety lawyer urges fleets to manage risk13/05/2019 in Fleet Industry News Health and safety lawyer Michael Appleby says many companies are compliant with work-related road safety legislation, but are failing to effectively manage vehicles, drivers and journeys on...
Crane firm in court over accident which left joiner with fractured skull and 85 stitches in his face
 Crane firm in court over accident which left joiner with fractured skull and 85 stitches in his faceT J Crane Hire Ltd, of Wrexham, denies a charge under the Health and Safety at Work ActBy Elwyn Roberts 17:56, 10 APR 2019 A self-employed joiner suffered serious head injuries and...
'One of those accidents that happen, basically' - Council reacts after worker breaks leg in fall
'One of those accidents that happen, basically' - Council reacts after worker breaks leg in fall Concerns have been raised over working conditions at a council after an employee broke his leg after slipping on ice.It has emerged the Newcastle Borough Council worker suffered the...
Dropped Object Risks in Offshore Wind Energy Industry
  DROPPED OBJECTS REMAIN A NEGLECTED HAZARD IN OFFSHORE WIND Dropped object incidents continue to threaten technician safety, financial performance and stakeholder reputation – but the sector lags behind on reporting and mitigation Amsterdam, 23rd October 2018 – Dropsafe,...
Senior Managers have safety fears in Oil & Gas Sector
 Senior Managers have safety fears.May 1, 2018 from: http://oilfiredup.com/senior-managers-safety-fears-33750Within the oil and gas sector, according to a recent study, a quarter of senior managers believe safety management is not effective.Risk management firm DNV GL released the ‘State...

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