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Work at height breach costs company £28,000

A construction company has been fined for failing to comply with work at height regulations, placing employees at greater risk of injury. During an inspection in May 2018 at Dudley House, The Grove, Hounslow, a number of issues in relation to working at height were identified. These included several unprotected edges where a person could…

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Asbestos in schools ‘not being managed safely’

A teachers’ union says that asbestos in a significant number of schools is not being managed safely. The comments from the NASUWT follow the publication of the Department for Education’s Asbestos Management Assurance Process (AMAP) Survey report. Acting general secretary Ms Chris Keates said: “The NASUWT is deeply concerned to see that in a significant…

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