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March 2016

Vehicle safety aids: At close quarters

From radar-based proximity alarms to auto disablers, we review the range of electronic aids to keep pedestrians and vehicles out of striking distance.

Case study: Universal language

Dutch art students have helped an environmental consultancy raise hazard awareness among site workers worldwide. 

Construction takes the pledge

Last month, more than 100 construction client and contractor chief executives came together to commit themselves to reducing the sector’s disease toll. 

Leader interview
Andy Sneddon, Vinci

The construction and civil engineering giant’s safety head offers some trenchant views on major clients’ priorities, health screening and zero-harm initiatives. 

Executive engagement: A foot in the door

In our second article on engaging with corporate boards we suggest some ways to bring executives onside. 

CDM in maintenance
CDM 2015: Maintenance schedule

What repair and maintenance jobs fall under the new regulations? Fewer than we thought.