Healthy, Safe and Productive Lives
By way of update, the transition from Occupational First Aid (OFA) to PHECC FAR is progressing well.
A joint TV led campaign to underline the importance of putting proper measures in place to ensure the safety of all employees who drive for work.
The reduction of workplace fatalities in all sectors remains a priority and the Authority will carry out a wide range of enforcement, prevention and support activity during 2017.
The supplier has reported there have been a small number of cases where the mower blade has broken.
There were 44 people killed in workplaces in 2016, representing a 21% reduction of the 56 reported in 2015.
Alert re safety-related product recall by Bosch Power Tools for angle grinders
HSA launches free online course for employers and managers.
This statement is issued to address queries received in relation to Occupational First Aid during the transition period.
The chemicals cadmium, nickel and lead are banned in jewellery while benzene, chloroform and toluene are banned in glues and adhesives.
The Good Practice Awards is a European-wide competition aimed at encouraging best practice in relation to workplace safety and health.