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Posted on 26th August 2015

Resuscitation Council statement ...

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Airlines are required to train cabin crew in first aid and to carry first-aid kits. Since 2004, the Federal Aviation Authority has required all US commercial airlines to carry AEDs on passenger flights that are large enough to have at least one flight attendant and to train cabin crew in their use. 

Posted on 24th August 2015

The UK is one of the safest places to work in Europe

Provisional annual data for work-related fatal accidents in Great Britain’s workplaces shows small change from previous years, sustaining a long term trend that has seen the rate of fatalities more than halve over the last 20 years. 

Posted on 18th August 2015

When was the last time you chekc your Fire Extinguishers? ...

Fire Extinguisher alertAt a recent fire on a chemical plant, three wheeled dry powder fire extinguishers, containing 45kg of Monnex dry powder, failed to discharge when activated.

Posted on 12th August 2015

Health & Safety news from the HSE …

Construction Design and Management

Posted on 3rd December 2014

Asbestos health and safety information from the HSE

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• Asbestos still kills around 5000 workers each year, this is  more than the number of people killed on the road.

Posted on 26th November 2014

The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 (as amended)

COSHH Guidelines

Posted on 25th November 2014

The survey found that:

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Posted on 5th November 2014

Key figures for Great Britain (2013/14) 29 October 2014

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