Measures to improve behavioural safety in the Irish wind industry and to support national and international companies in delivering energy targets in a safe and efficient manner in Ireland will Continue Reading →
The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) has rolled out a two-week nationwide work-related vehicle safety inspection and information campaign to focus on four key sectors – transport and logistics; wholesale Continue Reading →
The new chair of the Board of the Health and Safety Authority is Tom Coughlan, former Chief Executive of Clare County Council (2009-2016) and board member of Shannon Group PLC.
The health and safety of Ireland’s emergency services was under the spotlight at this year’s Garda Representative Association (GRA) annual conference in Galway, with firearms training and public order units among Continue Reading →
Farmers have reacted furiously to plans from the Road Safety Authority to introduce road-worthiness tests for standard four-wheel drive tractors used for road haulage.
With the regional rounds of the All Ireland Occupational Safety Quiz season taking place nationwide throughout February and March, it’s now time for teams to put plans in place to Continue Reading →
Singapore will host the 21st World Congress for Safety and Health at Work on 3-6 September 2017 at the Expo and Convention Centre in the Marina Bay Sands.
Donald Trump’s new US Secretary of Labor does not have a great track record when it comes protective employment and safety rights, leaving unions and safety campaigners fearing his choices Continue Reading →
French companies are now required to guarantee their employees a “right to disconnect” from technology, under new legislation which came into force at the start of the year.
Psycho-social hazards are largely ignored, despite the fact that they’re “the greatest threat facing teachers during their working lives”, noted ASTI President Ed Byrne, at the launch of the ASTI’s information Continue Reading →