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Team Xtreme tackle XtremeSTORM

This weekend some extremely lucky members of Team Xtreme got to test some of what is set to be XtremeSTORM’s most grueling obstacles. The event is going to feature four swims in and around Southport’s very own Marine Lake. The temperatures are set to … Continue reading

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UK School Closes Due to Asbestos Fears

Jonathan Cunningham MBE Managing Director of STORM Consultancy discusses why do we in 2012 still hear about abestos fears in our UK schools. Sadly instititional complacency is widespread. Jonathan exlains the simple steps you need to know about managing your asbestos correctly – It’s not rocket science! Phone Team STORM on 0845 894 6342 or [email protected] to discuss your asbestos concerns. Continue reading

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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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Xtreme STORM is coming to Southport

12 Gruelling Miles…45 Evil obstacles…all based in the quiet seaside resort that is Southport, UK. It will never be the same again! 20th – 21st April 2013 WEBSITE ABOUT TO GO LIVE..PLEASE STAY TUNED XTREME STORM , STORM CONSULTANCY , … 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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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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A Granite manufacturer is given £60,000 penalty for crush death

A worker was crushed to death when stone slabs weighing more than three tonnes fell on him as he unloaded them from a lorry. Martin Rice, 57, was working as a storeman at granite manufacturer The Stone Company UK Ltd’s … Continue reading

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STORM Consultancy Sponsor Sefton Chamber Event

Last month, STORM Consultancy proudly sponsored one of Sefton Chamber’s Events at the fabulous Clouds Restaurant located in Southport College. STORM were delighted to be presenting to a great group of friends and colleagues and used the opportunity to showcase … Continue reading

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