HSE’s FFI or Fee for Intervention Scheme

HSE’s FFI or Fee for Intervention Scheme

What do you need to know? The Fee for Intervention (FFI) Scheme is the Health and Safety Executive's cost recovery mechanism; essentially a fine imposed for being in breach of H&S legislation.  To help you understand how it works we've prepared a handy Guidance...

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Looking for a New Opportunity?

Looking for a New Opportunity?

We are hiring. Our busy health & safety department is expanding and we have two new roles to fill in our friendly team.  We serve clients across London and East Anglia with occasional forays to sites further afield and cover projects in the commercial, industrial,...

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Here comes the sun?

Here comes the sun?

Managing the Risk of Sunburn and Heat Stress The British weather is famously unpredictable but sometimes the sun does shine. To help you stay safe when working outside in extremely hot and sunny weather we've put together a Guidance Note on Managing the Risk of...

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RPE Face Fit Testing – Why it’s so important

RPE Face Fit Testing – Why it’s so important

Tristan Moseley looks at why face fit testing is always important in our industry and what you should take into account: Respiratory Protective Equipment, or RPE is used by many workers in our industry who carry out activities that may result in harmful substances...

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CDM (2015) FAQs

CDM (2015) FAQs

Construction is a dangerous industry.  The aim of the Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM (2015)) is to make it safer, with health & safety being made an integral part of the design, planning and management of any project. We're proud to...

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So that was 2020!

So that was 2020!

2020 certainly served up some challenging experiences. Loss and isolation were key themes.  Far too many suffered the anxiety of redundancy, financial hardship, or the stress of being furloughed. When I was at school, it never occurred to me that I might live through...

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Asbestos – A Brief Guide

Asbestos – A Brief Guide

Asbestos may seem like a bit of an irrelevancy these days, but it's still killing thousands of people a year, and it's still something that should be at the forefront of your mind when doing any renovation or refurbishment work. Read our Guide to Asbestos to make sure...

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Hard Hats – A Brief Guide

Hard Hats – A Brief Guide

Hard hats are an essential piece of PPE and their usage is governed by some strict regulations and standards. Our brief Guide to Hard Hats is packed full of information - everything from the history of the hard hat to dos and don'ts for hard hat wearers, including a...

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