BSG Updates

BSG Subscription Rebate

19th May 2020

As BSG has been unable to carry out sites visits in all locations, a subscription rebate will be levied to reflect the reduction in service. […]

Note to members: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

16th March 2020

Due to the current circumstances surrounding the Coronavirus we have undertaken a risk assessment for our safety advisers to follow. For your information a sample […]

Coronavirus (Covid 19)

11th March 2020

The Government’s Department of Health has designated the current risk level from the coronavirus as ‘moderate’, and has described the disease itself as a “serious and […]

New Managing Director appointed at the Building Safety Group (BSG)

26th February 2020

BSG is delighted to announce that Stephen Bell has been appointed as the new Managing Director of the Building Safety Group (BSG). He will succeed […]

HSE Inspections

HSE issues warning over threatening behaviour

24th February 2020

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has warned threatening behaviour will not be tolerated after an incident during an inspection of a Teesside waste and […]

HAVs

HAVS: The hidden threats

17th February 2020

There are two million workers at risk of developing Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS) in the UK, and currently 300 thousand people suffering advanced stages.
Hand […]

BSG Health & Safety Awards 2020

BSG announces date for BSG Health & Safety Awards ceremony 2020

14th February 2020

BSG Health & Safety Awards 2020
Following on from last year’s successful BSG Health & Safety Awards ceremony, we are delighted to announce that this year’s […]

Time to Talk Day 2020

Time to Talk Day 2020

6th February 2020

Today (Thursday 6 February) is Time to Talk Day 2020. This Time to Talk Day we want everyone to have a conversation about mental health.
Mental […]

World Cancer Day

World Cancer Day – Working together to beat occupational cancer

4th February 2020

The Building Safety Group is backing the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health’s (IOSH) global campaign to tackle occupational cancer – ‘No Time to Lose’, […]

INDG143 Manual handling at work

INDG143 Manual handling at work: A brief guide (revision)

3rd February 2020

INDG143 Manual handling at work, the revised leaflet is aimed at employers. It explains the problems associated with manual handling and includes guidance on how […]

EH40/2005 update

EH40/2005 updated to include new and revised Workplace Exposure Limits

22nd January 2020

EH40/2005 has been updated to include new and revised Workplace Exposure Limits (WELs) for carcinogenic substances.
On 17 January 2020 the HSE published a revised version […]

Investors in people logo

Investors in People Accreditation – BSG Retains Accreditation Again

20th December 2019

The Building Safety Group is proud to announce that it has retained the Investors in People accreditation, demonstrating its commitment to high performance through good […]

Exposure to welding fume

HSE BLITZ – EXPOSURE TO WELDING FUME

15th December 2019

HSE Blitz Notice with focus on Exposure to Welding Fume
As part of HSE’s unannounced inspection work, there will be an increased focus on engineering and […]

BSG Winter 2019 Training Newsletter

BSG Winter 2019 Training Newsletter

11th December 2019

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

Passing your NEBOSH – BSG’s top 10 […]

December 2019/January 2020 Newsletter

BSG December 2019/January 2020 Newsletter

5th December 2019

BSG’s December 2019/January 2020 Newsletter is now available for members to download from the Secure Area.
This month’s issue includes:

BS5975:2019 Code of Practice for Temporary Works […]

HAVS Court Case

HAVS Court Case: Property firm fined £600,000 after five of its employees developed Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS)

27th November 2019

Latest HAVS Court Case – November 2019:
Property giant Places for People has been fined £600,000 after five of its employees developed Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome […]

BSG Awards 2019

BSG Awards 2019 Special Edition Newsletter

15th November 2019

The BSG Awards 2019 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’ […]