20th Dec 2018 Operating in Ireland for 44 years, Jacobs expects high safety standards and practices from contractors on all its sites. Construction Magazine's Robbie Cousins learns what it means to live it's 'BeyondZero' safety ethos.
“The lack of available labour force combined with the rising activity has resulted in a significant skills shortage within the industry.”22nd Nov 2018 Ian Lynch, Head of Health, Safety and Wellbeing at L&M Keating Ltd on the health and safety concerns facing the construction sector.
26th Oct 2018 Construction companies around the country have been gathering to mark Construction Safety Week this week, which wraps up today with a focus on managing vehicle safety.
Industry warned of long-term damage caused by exposure to hazardous substances on construction sites25th Oct 2018 The Construction Safety Week 2018 campaign will focus today on the health issues associated with working with hazardous substances.
24th Oct 2018 ESB Networks and Ireland’s other major utilities, Gas Networks Ireland, Irish Water and Eir have joined forces for Construction Safety Week with a new ‘dial before you dig’ campaign that encourages workers to contact utility owners to check the location of underground services before breaking...
24th Oct 2018 The construction industry will mark the third day of Construction Safety Week 2018 today with a focus on the dangers of working close to utilities such as water, electricity and gas.
23rd Oct 2018 The Construction Industry Federation has released a poignant new video featuring architect and RTE star Dermot Bannon, encouraging healthier conversations around mental health in Ireland’s construction sector.
22nd Oct 2018 Construction Safety Week kicks off from this Monday 22nd- Friday 26th October and will see construction workers all over Ireland ‘down tools’ to highlight safety on sites. Dermot Carey, Director Safety and Training, Construction Industry Federation said: “As the level of activity in the...