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BSG March Training Newsletter

15th March 2017

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BSG Training News March 2017
This month’s issue includes:

Guidance on Temporary Works Responsibilities
Information about two new courses: CITB Temporary Works Supervisor training course […]

BSG reports 42% increase in Hand Arm Vibration non-compliances

25th January 2017

BSG has reported a 42% rise in the number of ‘Hand Arm Vibration’ non-compliances recorded through site inspections. The increase is based on over 20,000 independent […]

BSG Safety Alert: 12 fatalities in the last five years associated with roof work

20th January 2017

BSG’s latest safety alert reports on 12 fatalities in the last five years associated with roof work.
For more information, including advice on the key […]

Roofing bosses skip scaffold to speed up invoices

4th January 2017

A roofing contractor and its two directors have been sentenced after admitting working unsafely at height on a hotel development in central Manchester during a […]

HSE prosecutes after public tip off for site safety failings

22nd December 2016

A construction company and its managing director have been prosecuted for operating an unsafe site during the conversion of a building in Bollington.
Manchester and Salford […]

BSG Occupational Health Seminar – Dec 8th

28th November 2016

BSG is holding an Occupational Health seminar which will take place on Dec 8th in Bristol. Focus will be directed towards how companies can reduce […]

Latest HSE statistics: Work-related ill health rises sharply Construction Safety Group BSG comments

30th October 2016

BSG (Building Safety Group), the UK’s largest construction safety group, issues comment on the on HSE construction industry annual statistics as ill health in construction […]

HSE Blitz

7th October 2016

BSG understands that the HSE are planning construction site blitzes during October through to November 4th .For more information on the keys areas which the […]

BSG reports 28% increase in Occupational Health Non-compliances

11th July 2016

BSG (Building Safety Group) , the UK’s largest construction safety group, has reported a 28% increase in the number of Occupational Health non-compliances recorded through […]

HSE to begin construction site blitzes

11th May 2016

Please be advised that the HSE’s annual blitz on construction sites has been planned for 13th – 24th June.
This will focus on refurbishment projects again.  […]

BSG to run SSSTS course in Cardiff

29th April 2016

The Building Safety Group will be running a Site Supervisers Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) on the 16th and 17th May in Cardiff.
This two day course is […]

BSG Newsletter update

20th April 2016

BSG launched its new secure information area which is exclusive for Members during March.
Users now have access to this new facility and are able to view the […]

BSG Annual Awards

20th April 2016

Following the success of last year, the BSG Annual Awards will be taking place on October 19th 2016 at the Williams F1 Conference Centre in […]

BSG Costs

20th April 2016

To support the continuing investment in services as well as to reflect rising industry costs, the Board of the Building Safety Group (which is made […]

No Time To Lose campaign

15th April 2016

IOSH’s No Time To Lose campaign aims to get carcinogenic exposure issues more widely understood and help businesses take action. The campaign is working to:

raise […]

New Health and Safety Sentencing Guidelines

12th April 2016

On February 2016, new Health and Safety sentencing guidelines for England and Wales were put into place. Theses guidelines cover Health and Safety, corporate manslaughter, […]

BSG launch secure information area

22nd March 2016

BSG has launched a new secure information area which is exclusive for our Members.
Users with access to this new facility will be able to view the […]