OSHCR is pleased to announce the launch of a brand new OSHCR website, aiming to make it the primary “go-to” place for those business users who are looking to secure the services of a professional health & safety consultant, and for the consultants themselves. The Project Team wishes to thank the many consultants who have been involved […]
Case 368 – A charity shop refused donation of baby bath due to health and safety
A local charity shop refused the enquirers donation of a plastic baby bath because ‘health and safety’ meant that the new purchaser could sue if their baby were injured after slipping in it.
There are no health and safety rules […]
Did you know that asbestos is the single biggest cause of work related deaths in the UK? The naturally occurring substance, which was installed in homes and other buildings as a safety measure, kills on average 5,000 people every year.
It’s an alarming figure, made all the more distressing by the fact that asbestos is considered […]
The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015) came into force on 6 April 2015, replacing CDM 2007. HSE has released a publication to provide guidance on the legal requirements for CDM 2015. This is available to help anyone with duties under the Regulations. It describes:
the law that applies to the whole construction process on […]
OSHCR website update: release date 29 June 2015
If you have any questions about this release or future developments, please contact the OSHCR Admin team using the feedback form, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
New look and feel
Advanced search facility including keyword search
Extended, fully searchable consultant profiles
Improved profile maintenance facility
Consultants’ Blog, including news articles and advice for the general […]
Congratulations to one of our approving bodies IEHF – now the Chartered Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors (CIEHF) after achieving Chartered status! For further details, please go to the CIEHF website at www.ergonomics.org.uk.