- HSE sets up new division to co-ordinate safety in the chemical explosives and other on-shore... // Coal International;Jul97, Vol. 244 Issue 4, p158
Reports on the British Health and Safety Executive's (HSE) establishment of the Chemicals and Hazardous Installations Divisions (CHID) which will responsible for HSE's on-shore operational functions in various sectors. Operation of regional staff from HSE offices in various regions.
- Occupational exposure limits. // Colourage;Feb96, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p32
Presents information on the British Health and Safety Executives guidance booklet `EH40/95,' published recent to February 1996. Changes in occupational exposure standards.
- That pitch polymer controversy rumbles on. // Builders Merchants Journal;Aug98, p10
Reports on the ruling of the Health & Safety Executive in Great Britain on how to safeguard a person's health from polymer dpc. Concerns regarding the lack of research on the risks posed by the product; Issue over the lawsuit arising from the use of polymer dpc.
- Working Time. // People Management;8/19/1999, Vol. 5 Issue 16, p13
Focuses on the study by Portsmouth Business School on the effectivity of regulations in reducing long working hours in Great Britain. Percentage of companies who admitted to having employees working long hours; Main reason of employees for working on long hours; Accusation of Unions and the...
- Oxygen warning. // Occupational Health;May2003, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p6
Reports that the Great Britain Health and Safety Executive warned employers about the threat of lack of oxygen facing employees working in confined spaces.
- HSE orders 108 sites to down tools. Pearman, Ross // Contract Journal;5/9/2002, Vol. 413 Issue 6376, p1
Reports that Health & Safety Executive (HSE) inspectors visited 210 sites in London, England, issuing a total of 108 prohibition notices in the first blitz since the reshuffle of the HSE. Total number of improvement notices that were issued during the blitz; Number of fatalities reported in the...
- NEWSBRIEF. // Contract Journal;5/9/2002, Vol. 413 Issue 6376, p2
Presents an update on construction business as of May 2002. Appointment of Carillion as preferred bidder for the delivery of a prime contract modernization program at the Great Britain Ministry of Defence's Lucknow Barracks; Design and build contract of Try Accord from Castlemore; Investigation...
- HSE fall arrest guidelines. // Contract Journal;10/9/2002, Vol. 415 Issue 6398, p11
Reports on a guidance leaflet published by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) in 2002 on the use of fall arrest equipment. Basis of the guidance; Remarks from Martin Holden, an HSE principal specialist inspector.
- Bosses get away with murder. Bergman, David // New Statesman;11/06/98, Vol. 127 Issue 4410, p29
Reports on the workplace accidents and deaths in Great Britain. Details on the research conducted by Gary Slapper, professor of law at the Open University; Criticism on the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) attitude toward the issue; Comparison on the practice of safety in the United States and...