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New Electrical Guidance From HSE

The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 (EAWR) is one of the oldest pieces of legislation still in effect. The guidance has not been amended since 2007. The purpose of the EAWR is to prevent death or personal injury from electrical causes connected with work activities. This covers: Construction of electrical systems, including strength, safety during …

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Weak Scaffold Boards Are A Major Concern In The Construction Industry

In September 2015 the HSE in Northern Ireland issued a Safety Alert on substandard boards. It describes how the boards failed: The boards did not meet strength criteria before putting into use. The boards have been damaged and not withdrawn from use. The boards have become distorted. The boards have been attacked by insects or …

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Built Environment And Review of The BIM & CDM Regulations Networking Event

Are you ready for the new Construction Design and Management (CDM) regulations to fully replace the 2007 regulations from October 2015? Join our very own Andy Haith at the Built Environment and Review of the BIM & CDM Regulations networking event with IoD Kent, sponsored by our good friends at RAP Office Contracts. Andy will …

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Kent 2020 live

Hawksafe At Kent 20

Join us on Wednesday 13th May 2015 for Kent 2020 Vision Live! Visitor entry is free, so come to the Kent Showground at Detling, in their wonderful new Kent Event Centre, which was completed last year. Visit us at stand 437 and be sure to check out our director, Andy Haith, presenting a workshop on Understanding the New …

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Face Fit Training

Face Fit Training is now available through Hawksafe! Ensure that you are using your Respiratory Protective Equipment safely and effectively with Face Fit Training. The training session typically takes 10-15 minutes per delegate and can take place at the Innovation Centre Medway or another requested site. The cost for individuals if £50 + VAT, but …

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