A Peek Around Construction Site Safety

The office, leisure and hotel development - valued at more than 100m - is due for completion in the summer. Construction firm Morgan Sindall said work was halted on 7 April to review and improve procedures for handling waste and housekeeping on the site. The Health and Safety Executive confirmed concerns had been raised. In February, work was stood down after a forklift truck collided with fencing on the site , prompting a review of operations. Site inspection A spokesman for Morgan Sindall said of the waste situation: "The day-to-day operation of busy city centre construction sites inevitably

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Have You Never Considered Construction?

It is set to take effect May 20, after President Trump directed agencies to delay for 60 days rules that had been published in the federal register but not yet taken effect. His administration should insist that OSHA reverse the last-minute expansion of the rule, and at the very least follow proper procedures if it wishes to expand it again. OSHA says that lowering the allowed level of beryllium exposure from 2.0 micrograms per cubic meter of air to 0.2 micrograms over an eight-hour period will save over 90 lives per year. But it OSHA Hoisting and rigging safety hasnt provided evidence to

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A Peek Into Hse Regulations

A four metre swell in the channel off the islands south-east tip on Saturday frustrated attempts to dive and place lifting strops on the wreckage as part of the search for two missing airmen Paul Ormsby (53) and Ciaran Smith (38). No mechanical anomalies On Saturday, the Air Accident Investigation Unit (AAIU) found that the The Irish Coast Guards Rescue 116 Sikorsky S-92 helicopter had no mechanical anomalies before it crashed off the north Mayo coast with the loss of all four air crew. The AAIU , which has been analysing the black box or flight data recorder as part of its investigation, said

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