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Six Factors that can make or break your Permit to Work System

Six Factors that can make or break your Permit to Work System
The main HSE guidance on Permits to Work is the HSG250 ACOP Guidance on Permit-to-Work Systems....

What needs to be included in a Permit to Work?

What needs to be included in a Permit to Work?
A 'permit to work' is a formal, written, safe system of work to control potentially hazardous...

Practical Design Recommendations for a Permit to Work

Practical Design Recommendations for a Permit to Work
Like any other form or documentation – the key role of a Permit to Work is to support clear and...

Are free Permit to Work templates fit for purpose?

Are free Permit to Work templates fit for purpose?
If you are responsible for health and safety, you've probably checked out some of the free...

Permits to Work and Isolation

Permits to Work and Isolation
The isolation process is also widely known as 'Lockout / Tagout' and is used to isolate...

PUWER equipment breaches increase by 40% on construction sites

PUWER equipment breaches increase by 40% on construction sites
The Building Safety Group (BSG) has reported a 40% increase in PUWER equipment breaches...

DfE Updates Statutory Safeguarding and Child Protection Guidance

DfE Updates Statutory Safeguarding and Child Protection Guidance
The Department for Education (DfE) has updated the statutory safeguarding and child protection...

What do schools need to do to comply with RIDDOR ?

What do schools need to do to comply with RIDDOR ?
What is RIDDOR? RIDDOR stands for the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences...

What to include on a CDM Notice Board

What to include on a CDM Notice Board
Setting up a construction site office correctly is vitally important. A health and safety...

HSE releases latest 2020/2021 statistics

HSE releases latest 2020/2021 statistics
The HSE has released the latest incident and fatality figures at work in Great Britain for...