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Construction Industry Kept On Its Toes

New CDM Regulations 2014 – what to expect I recently wrote a blog post about the proposed changes to the CDM Regulations scheduled for 2014. The idea of making these changes is to help address the worrying fact that the construction industry still accounts for a disproportionate number of accidents and injuries in the workplace,… Read the Full Post

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Clampdown on Construction Sites in the West Midlands

Construction Safety Spot Checks Throughout the whole of the West Midlands the Health and Safety Executive are clamping down on construction sites. The aim is to reduce the amount of deaths, ill health and injuries by carrying out a number of spot checks carried out by the HSE inspectors. The clampdown inspections will be carried… Read the Full Post

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Improving Construction Safety Economically

CDM regulations Construction safety has to improve. Fast. There has been an increase in accidents and deaths globally on construction sites with about 1,200 people dying each year in the United States; an average of 4 deaths each workday. Unfortunately, in today’s economic climate many construction companies face diminishing revenues and uncertain future. As a… Read the Full Post

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