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Don’t skip the safety with brand new Dumper Advance – the latest member of the SiteZone proximity warning family

A variant of the successful SiteZone system, Dumper Advance has been specially developed for use on forward tipping dumpers to meet anti-collision safety needs on working sites. Proximity warning specialist SiteZone Safety has launched Dumper Advance to prevent collisions between forward tipping dumpers and site workers. Inspired by client feedback, …

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Digital Construction Week 2017

This year’s Digital Construction Week offers the chance to meet the Government’s Digital Built Britain core team; join workshops and clinics covering everything from BIM to VR/AR; while checking out the latest launches set to disrupt the industry, with drone racing and live 3D printing and robotics demos taking place throughout …

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HIGH-VIS ® HRC5 RIGGER GRIP CUT 5 GLOVES

Fluid injection injuries can be extremely harmful with all cases requiring emergency surgery. JuvaPRo have anew range of HI intensity gloves which covers every risk associated with Rigging, Oil and Gas Drilling, Extraction and Refining, Fracking, Tool Pushing, Mining, Demolition, and Heavy Construction A typical example of how and when workers …

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Top 10 Health & Safety Risks In Construction The construction industry accident fatality rate stands at more than double that of the all sector average – more minor accidents are almost incalculably more. Put simply, construction sites are a health and safety nightmare – almost every conceivable hazard exists within …

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Health & Safety Advice for Plant operators (CPCS)

Plant Operators guide booklet. This booklet is part of a range that have been produced by CITB-ConstructionSkills NI to provide advice and guidance on Health and Safety & training issues relating to persons working in the Construction Industry such as Bricklayers, Joiners, Roofers, Plasterers, Painters & Decorators, Construction Operatives, Scaffolders, …

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Health concern for construction workers

Independent inspections of construction sites have led to concerns over the use of dust masks in the industry. The results of the 10,000 site visits made by the Building Safety Group (BSG) earlier this year reveal that many workers may not be correctly fitting the protective masks. According to the …

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FM Conway adds Econic trucks to keep cyclists safer

Civil engineering contractor FM Conway has added two new grab trucks that are designed to make it easier for the drivers to spot cyclists and pedestrians. The Mercedes-Benz Econic trucks have a large panoramic windscreen, a fully-glazed kerbside door and a low seating position to improve the driver’s field of …

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