Ignoring two of three points in the ‘fire triangle’Companies often have plans to designate safe areas for materials and activities, such as grinding, welding and smoking. However, too often these procedures are forgotten in day-to-day activities and even when controlled via a permit to work system, things can fall down if the arrangements are not implemented or adhered to.Overlooking the fabric of the building
Casella have recently introduced the Flow Detective™ air sampling pump calibrator. The first with airflow pulsation detection to ensure the correct flow, with traceable results.This electronic calibrator can measure to 2% accuracy and send results from the Airwave app to email inboxes. The device alerts if pulsation exceeds 10% to adhere to ISO 13137, as excessive pulsation can have a detrimental effect on the collection of the correct fraction of respirable dust.
2018 marks the 25th anniversary and NBC Environment will be celebrating this milestone by fundraising for the Princes Trust to help give other businesses the opportunity to have the same support NBC has received.
It is the first time a judge has scrutinised the music industry's legal obligations towards musicians' hearing with the case brought by Chris Goldscheider now having huge implications for the industry and the health and safety of musicians as a whole.Cirrus Research agrees that the fall-out from the ruling could be seismic for the sector. Cirrus’ James Tingay who has more than 25 years experience in the sector explains:
Leading UK noise experts Cirrus Research has expanded its calibration services so any model, make or brand can now be serviced by its team of in-house engineers.The UK-based calibration service enables existing clients to ensure their equipment meets all UK and ISO standards required by Noise at Work legislation, as well as environmental noise guidelines. But, for the first time, the team can now offer the same high-quality service to noise measurement instruments from other manufacturers.
Ballyclare is accredited under the Rail Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme (RISQS), and its range of polycotton workwear meets Network Rail’s thorough specifications.Ballyclare has been providing Network Rail with a wide range of waterproof foul-weather garments, many of which feature GORE-TEX® Fabrics for reliable protection. The company also supplies Network Rail with flame-retardant and arc-protection clothing for more demanding applications.