Lucion’s schools campaign highlights asbestos dangers

  Move comes as experts publish White Paper RISK management and occupational safety company Lucion Services has launched a new campaign to highlight the hazards of asbestos containing materials in schools. The Asbestos in Schools initiative comes as Lucion publishes its new White Paper, setting out the case for reassurance air monitoring using high powered Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM). A…

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BFM Magazine is partnering with the Contamination Expo Series 2017

BFM Magazine has joined forces with the Contamination Expo Series 2017 as an official partner ahead of the event’s highly anticipated return on the 27th & 28th of September at ExCeL London. The Contamination Expo Series is simply unique; it’s Europe’s largest event designed to further the protection of the environment and management of contaminated land, water, and air by…

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Health & Safety North moves to Manchester for its biggest ever conference and exhibition

This year’s Health & Safety North conference and exhibition will take place in Manchester for the first time to accommodate growing attendance numbers over the past decade. The 2017 edition has moved from Bolton to the larger EventCity venue in Manchester, where it is expected to attract 2,000 visitors and 200 exhibitors. The move to the centrally-located EventCity, the second…

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Playing with Risk – The Case for Digital Mobile Radio

Research reveals just one-in-five FM managers have ‘full confidence’ in their communication systems when it comes to keeping workers and visitors safe From ensuring day-to-day operations run like clockwork to making certain that the safety staff and facility visitors are not compromised in the event of an emergency, the strategic priorities that face today’s facility professionals are many and varied.…

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Safety and health professionals can tackle workers’ sun risks

During Sun Awareness Week (8-14 May), businesses can help to raise awareness and prevent cancer caused by solar radiation exposure at work using free materials from the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health’s (IOSH) award-nominated No Time to Lose campaign. These resources have been developed as part of IOSH’s occupational cancer campaign, which commissioned new research, produced easy-to-use health advice and works…

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Reducing Time on Compliance

By Louise Hosking MCIEH CMIOSH CMaPS PIEMA SIIRSM Chartered Safety & Health Practitioner, Director at Hosking Associates Ltd My top ten tips on how you can save time on compliance. Have a strong, uncomplicated documentation management system you understand and can easily check. File paperwork/electronic info as soon as it comes in and hold others accountable to do the same Expect…

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Lucion and HBI in new commercial partnership for workplace safety services

Photo shows: Left to right – Mike Jamfrey of HBI with Phil Rozier of Lucion Two leading risk management companies have come together in a new commercial partnership to extend their health and safety services offering. Lucion Services and Healthy Buildings International (HBI) have announced agreement on a reciprocal arrangement that will see the companies provide support services to each…

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Drinking Fountains: Dispelling The Myths

Paul Thorn, director of Washware Essentials, specialist supplier of commercial sanitaryware including drinking fountains. The drinking fountain used to be an everyday fixture in the lives of school children – but now, this convenient source of hydration is slowly being taken away, thanks to completely unfounded concerns about safety. In this article, we’ll dispel some of the myths around water…

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