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WernerCo welcomes at work at height guidance

WernerCo has welcomed new safety guidance published by the Access Industry Forum, as falls from height continue to increase. 

Snickers LITEWork Working Clothes for the Summer

The innovative new quick-drying fabrics in this lightweight workwear make them a must for the summer months.

Snickers’ new LiteWork trousers feature detachable holster pockets

Snickers Workwear’s hi-tech fabrics and body-mapping designs give plenty of scope for every professional craftsman and woman to stretch their performance on site comfortably.

ACER announces new rebrand

Construction marker brand ACER rebrands its name to ‘TRACER’ as of April 6 to address the increasingly important need for a less conflicting brand name.

HSE report questions effectiveness of tool manufacturers’ dust systems

An independent report by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has called into question the effectiveness of tool manufacturers’ dust extraction systems.

Hilti to make landmark office move to iconic Manchester location

Multinational construction equipment company Hilti is moving its British Head Office to Manchester’s newest neighbourhood, Circle Square on Oxford Road.

Working at height safely and securely

According to figures from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), over the last five years there has been an average of 36 construction-related fatalities to workers and five to members of the public. Almost 50% of deaths over the same five year period were due to falls from height.

New visual checklist sets out the 10 steps to trussed rafter...

Housebuilders and building contractors are set to benefit from simple new visual guidance designed to help them comply with health and safety regulations when working with trussed rafters on site.

Snickers Workwear launches its new FlexiWork insulated jackets and trousers

Street-smart, stylish looks and market-leading GORE-TEX and 37.5 fabric technology make these jackets and trousers a must for winter on site or for outdoor leisure activities.

Discovering Asbestos in Post-2000 Buildings

SOCOTEC, the UK’s provider of testing, inspection and compliance services, recommends the course of action when discovering asbestos in post-2000 buildings.