Tag Archives: Event Health and Safety

Happy Birthday STORM Consultancy

Monday 1st October saw STORM’s 3rd Birthday, and we couldn’t of celebrated it with a better team! ’3 years, 3 apprentices’… STORM now have three young apprentices working in the office heading up what will be one of Southport’s biggest … Continue reading

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A Variety of Errors that Lead to the Death of Worker from a Refrigeration Company

A refrigeration company has been fined £110,000 after a worker was killed when an unsecured racking unit collapsed on him. Jim Murphy was working for George Baker & Co (Leeds) Ltd at the firm’s factory in Idle, Bradford, when the … Continue reading

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Possible Asbestos in roads!

A COUNCIL in the NSW Southern Highlands has been accused of withholding information about the possible use of asbestos waste in roadworks. It was revealed on August 3 that recycled asbestos material had been used in the 2008 construction of … Continue reading

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Two Owners of Nursing home fined £50,000 each.

Two owners of a nursing home in Leicester have each been fined £50,000 after a resident died in a fall from a hoist. Annie Bradley, 78, who was known as Vera, suffered from Huntingdon’s disease and was a resident at … Continue reading

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Mine Safety And Health Administration Helps Miners Fight Unsafe Conditions

Federal regulators are helping miners fight suspensions, discharges and other discriminatory actions by companies after they report or refuse to work in unsafe conditions. The Mine Safety and Health Administration said the enforcement effort includes educating miners about their health … Continue reading

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Creamfields cancelled due to extreme weather!

Following extremely heavy rain this weekend the popular Creamfields Festival had to be cancelled stopping the festival finishing its usual three day fun. The site was completely washed out and some areas were under 1.5m of water! The site was … Continue reading

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Support for Removal of Asbestos by 2030!!

Two-thirds of Australians want the federal government to ensure all asbestos is removed from homes, workplaces, hospitals and schools by 2030, according to a new poll commissioned by the ACTU. The Auspoll survey, released on Monday, found two-thirds of people … Continue reading

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Temporary Demountable Structures – Get Clued up!

With previous stage collapses hitting the headlines, and as we’re currently about to hit the big festival summer season this is definitely a hot topic! Jonathan recently attended the 2012 ’ Examining Large Temporary Structures ‘ seminar in Sheffield – something he found … Continue reading

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