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Company Fined for Poor Condition of Asbestos Containing Materials

A furniture manufacturing company, Godfrey-Syrett Limited (in administration), was sentenced today for failing to prevent exposure to asbestos at its factory in Killingwo
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NVQ Assessment Infrastructure Briefing Events

NVQ ASSESSMENT INFRASTRUCTURE BRIEFING EVENTSIn 2018, UKATA informed members that ACAD successfully gained funding to allow individuals to undertake training to become an
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HSE Connect - 20th February 2019

In a continuous effort to raise awareness of the risks associated to working with asbestos, conforming to legislation and safe working practices, UKATA accepted an invita
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Is Your Facial Hair Causing A Barrier To Effective Asbestos Protection?

**Since going to print, Mags Portman has tragically lost her battle with mesothelioma.Did you know that the current beard trend could be putting your life at risk if you
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UKATA Announces New Asbestos Awareness Course for Waste Management and Recycling Workers

With asbestos-related deaths on the rise, the UK’s leading authority for asbestos training provision has announced a new course specifically for people who work in waste
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Builder Jailed After Exposing Roof Workers to Health and Safety Risks

A self-employed builder has been sentenced after exposing roof workers to fall from height risks.Wolverhampton Crown Court heard how Mr Ranjit Singh Reehal, a self-employ
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HSE Launches Search for Acts and Messages of Kindness Towards Britain’s Builders

Members of the public are being encouraged to share messages and acts of kindness for those working in the construction industry, in the run-up to Valentine’s Day.Using b
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Champions Round Table

Champions Round Tables are monthly discussions organised by Destination Chesterfield in association with the Derbyshire Times.On Thursday 7th February 2019, UKATA Apprent
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Safer Logistics to Ask the Awkward Questions

PRESS RELEASE: from the Health & Safety Event 06.02.19HGV drivers can face sleep, fatigue, drug, and alcohol problems among a wide range of driver health issues. Safer Lo
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Construction Company Fined For Serious Breach In Removal Of Asbestos

A construction company has today been fined for serious safety failings with regards to the management of asbestos at a site located at Finchley Road, London.Westminster
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