Another handy resource from our friends at Simian – this time explaining what is and is not required for scaffold design in a modern construction environment.
All you need to know about what should happen during the scaffold handover process.
Think the worst of the winter weather is behind us? Think again! This toolbox talk is a great brief fro those working outdoors in the harshest of British conditions!
Produced following a tragic workplace fatality in Scotland, this bulleted list provides some sound advice relating to transport on contracting sites.
Stopping Incidents in relation to tipper sheeting systems.
A handy resource for those that may have an interest in the safe use and operation of asphalt hatches during loading & delivery!
Useful info for those required to deliver site safety briefings!
On 2 October 2014 a serious incident occurred on site during a lifting activity. A slinger/signaller was in the process of attaching lifting accessories to the lifting eye of a 22 tonne tracked 360 excavator.
Click download for more information and Safety Advice from Network Rail Safety Bulletin
On Friday 16th January 2015, shortly after midnight, an employee of one of our subcontractors, working as part of our UK Construction Division Area 4 Balfour Beatty Mott MacDonald JV, was crushed between two site vehicles and fatally injured. It appears that the worker was caught between two trailer units. A full investigation is currently underway.
You can download information on Coupling and Uncoupling of Semi Trailers