All Safety/HSE


Chair of US chemical safety board to deliver lecture at IChemE conference

IChemE (Institution of Chemical Engineers) | Added: 13 Dec 2017

Vanessa Sutherland, chair and CEO of the US Chemical Safety and Hazards Investigation Board (CSB), …

Production of 500 daily litres of bioethanol from food waste

Bioethanol plant to stay closed unless change in market

Added: 7 Dec 2017

Britain’s biggest bioethanol producer, Vivergo, said it would ‘closely monitor the market’ before c…

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Wood wins £12 million Hinkley Point C contract

Added: 7 Dec 2017

Wood has won an £11.9 million contract to be sole supplier of inspection qualification services to …

Putting cyber security on the agenda when it comes to machine safety

Added: 5 Dec 2017

Regulators are getting wise to the need for guidelines on cyber security in maintaining machine saf…

Smart safety solutions from HIMA

HIMA | Added: 27 Nov 2017

From offshore rig to refinery, production platform to tanker, nine of the world’s ten largest oil a…

NEBOSH and HSE qualification improves process safety management

Added: 23 Nov 2017

Improving process safety culture is one of the key benefits that can be realised through appropriat…

Is the issue of gas leaks being treated seriously enough?

Added: 21 Nov 2017

Gas leaks aren’t just costly, they’re also potentially harmful to employees, the local community an…

BSC opens Mumbai base after deal with leading Indian safety trainer

Added: 20 Nov 2017

India’s leading safety training organisation has joined forces with the British Safety Council in o…

Engineering firm sentenced over legionella risk at powder coating plant

Added: 17 Nov 2017

De-Met Colourcoat has been sentenced after failing to adequately control the risk of legionella bac…

Earthquake hero and outstanding apprentice win top IET awards

Added: 16 Nov 2017

The IET has awarded its Armed Forces Technician of the Year prize to a soldier who returned to his …

How automated lubrication can help reduce product recall

Added: 31 Oct 2017

An automated centralised lubrication system can help food manufacturers avoid machine failure while…

Spirax Sarco solves metal refiner's carbon efficiency challenge

Added: 31 Oct 2017

The precious metal refining industry notoriously consumes significant amounts of heat and chemicals…

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New nuclear skills academy chief to start in December as Llewellyn departs

Added: 27 Oct 2017

Jo Tipa, operations manager at the National Skills Academy Nuclear (NSAN), has been appointed as ma…

Welsh firm plays part in Chernobyl’s revival

Added: 24 Oct 2017

Pontypool company Flamgard Calidair is making a key contribution to the demolition of the radioacti…

Register for Siemens’ free workplace digitalisation advice

Siemens | Added: 17 Oct 2017

Five minutes’ expert advice before taking decisions is useful – so how helpful would 45 minutes be?…

Three firms fined over £1.5m as worker suffers life-changing injuries

Added: 17 Oct 2017

Three companies have been fined in excess of £1.5 million after a worker suffered life-changing inj…

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British Safety Council honours 72 companies for excellence

Added: 11 Oct 2017

Some of the biggest names in the global process industries are among a host of firms honoured for t…

Sound carries: managing noise pollution in the workplace

Added: 10 Oct 2017

The dangers of noise pollution in the working environment and beyond are ever-prevalent, reflects C…

Safeguards against workplace hazards require a proactive approach

Added: 10 Oct 2017

You can’t maintain a safe workplace without expert help, but good hazard awareness also depends upo…

Oil storage firm fined £100k after chemical explosion

Added: 26 Sep 2017

Oil storage firm ESL Fuels has been fined £100,000 after contractors cut into a sealed pipe causing…