BSG Updates

BSG Awards 2018 Special Edition Newsletter

14th November 2018

BSG’s Awards 2018 Special Edition Newsletter is now available for members to download from the Secure Area.
This month’s issue includes:

BSG Annual Awards
Winners and Judges’ Comments
Summary […]

BSG announces 2018 Health & Safety Award Winners

9th November 2018

On Wednesday November 7th, the annual Building Safety Group Awards was held at the Williams F1 Conference Centre in Oxfordshire. The ceremony was a national […]

No increase for BSG member subscription fees 2018/19

6th November 2018

Our members will be pleased to learn that BSG’s subscription fees remain unchanged for the next six monthly period from December until June 2019. This […]

BSG ACHIEVES 94% PASS RATE FOR NEBOSH COURSE

22nd October 2018

BSG is delighted to announce that we achieved a 94% pass rate for our most recent NEBOSH National Construction Certificate course. Yet again, we have […]

Launch of online Mental Health at Work Gateway

10th October 2018

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, has launched a new Mental Health at Work programme. The new online gateway was launched on the 11th of September […]

BSG October 2018 Newsletter

5th October 2018

BSG’s October 2018 Newsletter is now available for members to download from the Secure Area.
This month’s issue includes:

HSE conducts construction site blitzes
BSG safety alert
The 12 […]

BSG Autumn 2018 Training Newsletter

20th September 2018

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Released September 2018
BSG Autumn Training News 2018
This month’s issue includes:

BSG plant courses are now being delivered by accredited NPORS trainers
BSG is expanding […]

HSE conduct construction site blitzes – builders’ health

17th September 2018

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has announced that its inspectors are currently visiting construction sites to see if builders’ health is being protected.

HSE inspectors […]

BSG September 2018 Newsletter

5th September 2018

BSG’s September 2018 Newsletter is now available for members to download from the Secure Area.
This month’s issue includes:

HSE urges companies not to rely on manufacturer […]

WWT: Refurbishment & Working Well at Height event: 4 Sept 2018

30th August 2018

Working Well Together South West Group is holding an event on Tuesday morning, September 4th at the BAWA club in Bristol BS34 7RG.
The half day, […]

BSG’S NEW OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH TRAINING PROGRAMME

15th August 2018

BSG is pleased to announce the introduction of a new Occupational Health training programme, developed to help ensure construction companies become and remain compliant with […]

HSE BUSINESS PLAN TARGETS MENTAL HEALTH, ISO 45001 AND MAJOR HAZARD INDUSTRIES

30th July 2018

The Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) business plan for 2018/19 includes revised guidance for employers to assess and manage mental ill health, a new guide […]

BSG Byte – Traffic Management on Construction Sites

19th July 2018

What are ‘BSG Bytes’?
BSG Bytes are a series of short videos discussing topical industry health and safety matters.
BSG Byte – Chris May
Our new BSG Byte […]

BSG July/August 2018 Newsletter

18th July 2018

BSG’s July/August 2018 Newsletter is now available for members to download from the Secure Area.
This month’s issue includes:

Mental Health: what’s changed in 12 months?
BSG has […]

13% rise in ‘Working at Height’ safety breaches on construction sites

11th July 2018

The Building Safety Group (BSG), has reported a 13% rise in the no. of ‘Working at Height’ safety breaches recorded on construction sites. The increase […]

BSG ARE AN APPROVED TRAINING ORGANISATION (ATO) FOR THE CITB

9th July 2018

CITB is changing the way it supports training for the construction industry. Part of this strategic change is the creation of CITB Approved Training Organisation […]

HSE releases annual UK workplace fatality figures

5th July 2018

HSE releases annual UK workplace fatality figures – Construction sector fatal accidents rise sharply
Building Safety Group (BSG) issues comment on the HSE construction industry annual […]