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Latest issue: November 2019

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  Latest News

New data demonstrates effects of air pollution on workers...

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  The RoSPA Health and Safety Awards 2020 are now open for registration.

The RoSPA Leisure Safety Awards 2020 are now open for registrations, following a successful inaugural year. Sponsored by NEBOSH, the RoSPA Awards are open to organisations and individual projects of all shapes and sizes and from all sectors...

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  We're now with 'Albert' certification...!

As part of the AFI group of companies, Facelift have now become a recommended supplier to the UK Production & Broadcasting Industry by the prestigious BAFTA Albert Consortium. We were able to demonstrate our ongoing commitment to reducing the environmental impact that our specialist powered access equipment has on film and media production...

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  New IPAF CEO announced....

The International Powered Access Federation is pleased to announce Peter Douglas as its new CEO and Managing Director, following a thorough recruitment process that attracted almost 50 applicants from around the world. The new CEO & MD will take up post on 1 December 2019 and will...

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IPAF CEO Peter Douglas
 
  CITB's 10k funding "a catalyst for us to make the change we wanted"

Site Managers at Jehu Group were a little hesitant about new training. But when they began learning new skills their feedback, application and the course's unexpected outcomes were like 'gold dust' to the company's managers. The Bridgend-based firm received £10,000 from CITB's Skills and Training...

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  Digital transformation for construction - What it means....

Britain's construction bosses and their suppliers are the target of a new programme that will bring their businesses up to speed on applying digital technology, so improving productivity and profitability. The new CITB-funded scheme, 'Giving leaders the skills to drive digital transformation', aims to train up...

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  CITB and Home Office counter-fraud operations detain suspected illegal construction workers.

Seven construction workers were detained on suspicion of working in Britain illegally during unannounced counter-fraud visits by CITB, police and the Home Office. Three other men involved in the delivery of CITB tests were also arrested for Fraud Act offences. CITB audits of health, safety and...

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  Europlatform 2019 - Better tech will enhance safety for powered access.

Technological advancements in the powered access industry will enhance safety and efficiency and aid people in their work, rather than replace people altogether, according to the speakers at the Europlatform 2019 conference hosted by IPAF, at Le Negresco Hotel in Nice, France. Andy Studdert...

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  The Bottom Line

Company fined following carpenters fall

Company fined for repeated fails on construction site

HSE - Latest injury and ill health stats released
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