Tag : health and safety
Four people have died following the collapse of a tower crane at the new Google Campus in Seattle in the United States.
Exoskeleton vest supports manual lifting workSubscription
Contractor Willmott Dixon is trialling a new exoskeleton vest.
Tideway works inspire on-site safety dronesSubscription
Sensat has developed drones capable of high-resolution 3D mapping, and real time tracking to improve on-site health and safety on projects such as Tideway.
Construction firms have been slammed for “denying workers toilet dignity in the workplace”, by Unite the Union.
ICE publishes risk management guide for designers Subscription
The Design Risk Management (DRM) Guide, created by the ICE health and safety expert panel, has now been published.
£400M released for cladding upgrades Subscription
The government has released £400M to remove and replace combustible cladding from high-rise buildings.
Safety | HGV accident preventionSubscription
Construction clients are being called on to help cut HGV-related accidents.
The 2018 ICE-Costain Health and Safety Lecture takes place on 30 October.
Construction worker deaths down more than 50%Subscription
Construction workplace fatalities were down more than 50% in the first quater of the 2018/19 year compared to the same time last year.
Civils 4.0 | Five to Watch at TechFestSubscription
Five visionary ideas are improving civils delivery now and in the future were set to be among those on show at TechFest in London.