3rd Dec 2019 Protecting You, Your Family and Your Future Susan O’Mara with Milestone Advisory explains some of the available income protection options that will give more security up to retirement. I am writing this piece as Construction Safety Week 2019 comes to an end. Hopefully, another successful week...
28th Nov 2019 Joe O'Dwyer, Health and Safety Manager with Collen Construction writes about the company's 'Minding Mental Health' programme.
12th Nov 2019Former Health & Safety and Fire Life Safety Consultant, Shane Lannon of Azon, talks about the discussion around mental health in the workplace and how Health & Safety professionals could play a part.Previously, I spoke about the progression of Health & Safety from a tick the...
25th Oct 2019 The focus of the final day of Construction Safety Week 2019 is on working safety with hazardous substances, and more specially, to ‘take care with chemicals.
23rd Oct 2019 Virtual reality can provide valuable insights into workers’ behaviour during emergency evacuations and may improve safety awareness, new research funded by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health has shown.
23rd Oct 2019 Construction Safety Week Day 3 focus is on Working at Height, which unfortunately, continues to be the causal factor for fatalities and serious injury nationwide, not only in construction but in other workplaces such as in industry, in agriculture and persons at home.
23rd Oct 2019 Construction Safety Week Day 2 focus is on Working Safely with Electricity, which includes a clear message to all construction personnel to ‘check before you dig’, which relates to the importance of liaising with the respective utility service provider in advance of undertaking works in near...
21st Oct 2019 The Health and Safety Authority is undertaking a nationwide series of inspections on construction sites in an effort to reduce the rate of injury and death in the sector.
7th Oct 2019 Walls Construction conducts its business by giving priority to health, safety and welfare at work and the Company’s approach is best encapsulated in its motto, “Arrive Safe, Work Safe, Leave Safe”.
22nd Jul 2019 The construction industry is on track to have the lowest recorded workplace fatalities this year, with two recorded deaths in 2019. The Health and Safety Authority report 164 non-fatal workplace incidents in construction from January to June 2019.