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The value of industry-verifiable certifications such as CSCS Cards

CSCS Cards and Industry verifiable Certification The case of a gas fitter fined for various breaches of health and safety regulations, when taken at face value, has nothing of value to teach the construction industry. However the particulars of the case have important lessons for all employers and site operators, not just those working with… Read the Full Post

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How to book CSCS Tests & get your CSCS Card

Many of you working in the construction industry will no doubt be aware of the Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) and are probably members of it but, for those that are not, the following information will hopefully prove invaluable and encourage you to join. What is CSCS? The Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) was introduced back… 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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Get on with CSCS Tests & CSCS Cards

With regard to the construction industry, CSCS cards are obviously the wave of the future. CSCS cards are designed to properly categorise the skill set of every single person to set foot on a project. Before being issued one of these cards, the applicant must undergo a rigorous program of CSCS tests and, increasingly, CSCS… Read the Full Post

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