BSG Updates

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BSG SUPPORTS MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK

21st May 2018

Work-related stress led to the loss of 12.5 million working days last year and 1 in 6 adults in Britain are experiencing stress related depression, […]

HSE to begin construction site blitzes

17th May 2018

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has announced that its inspectors are currently “out and about” visiting refurbishment sites.

Are you a builder in London? Our […]

CIPD warns presenteeism is at record high in UK

4th May 2018

The number of people coming into work when they are ill has more than tripled since 2010, according to a new report by Chartered Institute […]

BSG May Newsletter

3rd May 2018

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

The dangers of working on fragile roofs
BSG Awards […]

BSG Awards Ceremony 2018

26th April 2018

The Building Safety Group will be holding its fourth annual Health & Safety Awards ceremony on Wednesday November 7th, 11am – 2pm at the Williams […]

Passing your NEBOSH – BSG’s Top 10 Tips

26th April 2018

The Building Safety Group have created a list of BSG’s Top 10 Tips to help you pass your NEBOSH certificate.
The NEBOSH National Construction Certificate (NCC) […]

BSG Subscriptions

25th April 2018

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

BSG Podcast – Dust on Construction Sites

19th April 2018

BSG Podcast – Dust on Construction Sites
BSG’s podcast about Dust on Construction Sites is now available in the secure area.
During the podcast, Chris Chapman, Technical […]

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

16th April 2018

As some of our members may be aware, the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) becomes enforceable from 25th May 2018, at which point businesses […]

Building Safety Group reports 8% increase in Welfare breaches on construction sites

11th April 2018

The Building Safety Group (BSG), has reported an 8% rise in ‘Welfare’ breaches on construction sites. BSG’s figure is based on approximately 10,000 independent inspections […]

Third of UK construction workers fail to check asbestos registers

10th April 2018

One construction worker in three has never checked a site construction register before starting work according to new research commissioned by IOSH.

An Opinium survey of […]

BSG April Newsletter

9th April 2018

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

BSG Awards 2018
BSG reports 8% increase in welfare […]

BSG Safety Adviser featured on NEBOSH’s website

5th April 2018

BSG’s safety adviser, Mark Stevens has been featured on NEBOSH’s website – Health and safety boring? Far from it mate!
The article focuses on Mark’s NEBOSH […]

BSG Online Site Notification Form

3rd April 2018

BSG are pleased to advise that a new online Site Notification form is now available to use.
To submit site notifications, please visit the ‘Membership’ option […]

BSG Environmental Heading Amendments

23rd March 2018

BSG expanded the environmental section of its site inspection report in January 2018, following the specialist training recently provided for BSG’s advisers about ‘Environmental Management […]

BSG Risk Assessment Software

21st March 2018

We’re delighted that so many of our members are benefiting from BSG’s new risk assessment software, launched in January. Over 440 people are now using […]

BSG Byte – Edge Protection on Construction Sites

19th March 2018

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