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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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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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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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New Year New Farming Attitudes Needed Says HSE

HSE Guide What a good farm looks like will help you and other farmers understand the common risks to health and safety on farms. By following this guide, you will know wh
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Supply of CNA 2000 pipeline gaskets - presence of asbestos

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) investigated a concern in 2011 that recently manufactured pipe gaskets had been found to contain asbestos. The HSE found that gasket
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Essential Site Skills Mesothelioma Fundraising Event

140 mile IRONMAN Triathlon to raise funds for the Mavis Nye Foundation.Gareth Davies, a founding Director of ESS will be competing in the IRONMAN Wales race, one of the t
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UKATA Calls For Greater Asbestos Awareness In The Public Sector

A leading authority for asbestos training provision in the UK, the UK Asbestos Training Association (UKATA) is urging all public sector employees to be asbestos-aware in
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Canada Asbestos Ban

The use of asbestos will no longer be permitted in Canada from 30th December 2018 under regulations passed by Canadian Government.Asbestos was widely used as an insulatio
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