BSG Updates

BSG’s Risk Assessment Software Partnership with SELECT

17th April 2019

The Building Safety Group Ltd (BSG) have set up an arrangement with SELECT Ltd whereby all SELECT members will have access to FREE online ‘Risk […]

HSE increases FFI charge by almost 20%

16th April 2019

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has increased its fee for intervention (FFI) hourly rate from £129 to £154.
FFI was designed to recover costs incurred […]

New COSHH guidance published for woodworking

9th April 2019

HSE’s suite of direct advice sheets specific to the woodworking industry has been updated, and can help employers, the self-employed and franchisees comply with COSHH […]

Getting to Grips with Vibration

5th April 2019

BSG has reported a 33% year-on-year rise in the number of ‘Hand-Arm Vibration’ breaches recorded on construction sites. The increase is based on over 42,000 […]

BSG April 2019 Newsletter

3rd April 2019

BSG’s April 2019 Newsletter is now available for members to download from the Secure Area.
This month’s issue includes:

Getting to grips with vibration
‘Time to Breathe’ campaign […]

CSCS to withdraw ‘grandfather rights’ cards

2nd April 2019

The Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) is to phase out cards issued under industry accreditation – also known as grandfather rights.
The cards allowed workers to […]

Construction workers’ desire for summer sun tan putting them at heightened risk of skin cancer

26th March 2019

Construction workers’ desire for a summer sun tan could be putting them at heightened risk of developing skin cancer, new research has shown.
A new study […]

BSG Subscriptions

22nd March 2019

Following ongoing investments in service provision made by the Building Safety Group, the Board of Directors (who are all BSG members) have decided to increase […]

BSG Spring 2019 Training Newsletter

11th March 2019

BSG’s Spring 2019 Training Newsletter is now available to download below.
BSG Spring 2019 Training Newsletter
This month’s issue includes:

Luke Hall, MP, opens Bristol Training Centre for […]

BSG ACHIEVES 100% PASS RATE FOR NEBOSH COURSE

8th March 2019

BSG is delighted to announce that we achieved a 100% pass rate for our most recent NEBOSH National Construction Certificate course. Yet again, we have […]

BSG March 2019 Newsletter

5th March 2019

BSG’s March 2019 Newsletter is now available for members to download from the Secure Area.
This month’s issue includes:

BSG Awards – new venue announced
Luke Hall, MP, […]

Working well together: occupational health in construction

1st March 2019

BSG exhibited at the Working Well Together Occupational Health in Construction event recently held at Woodbury Park Hotel and Golf Club in Exeter. The free […]

Building Safety Group reports 33% increase in Hand Arm Vibration breaches on construction sites

27th February 2019

BSG has reported a 33% year on year rise in the number of ‘Hand Arm Vibration’ breaches recorded on construction sites. The increase is based […]

Luke Hall, MP, opens Bristol Training Centre for Building Safety Group

18th February 2019

The Building Safety Group has opened a new Bristol based Training Centre for people working in the building industry. Luke Hall MP, Member of Parliament […]

BSG Bi-Annual Membership Satisfaction survey results 2018

15th February 2019

The Building Safety Group is dedicated to delivering the highest level of customer service for our members. To help us maintain our standards we asked […]

BSG Safety Alert: Mild Steel Welding Cancer Risk

12th February 2019

BSG’s latest safety alert reports on the change in enforcement expectations for mild steel welding fume.
With immediate effect, there is a strengthening of the HSE’s […]

BSG February 2019 Newsletter

5th February 2019

BSG’s February 2019 Newsletter is now available for members to download from the Secure Area.
This month’s issue includes:

BSG opens new training centre in Bristol
HSE conducts […]