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Recreational diving projects

Diving at Work Regulations 1997. Approved Code of Practice and guidance This Approved Code of Practice and associated guidance provides practical advice and sets out what you have to do to comply with the requirements of the Diving at Work Regulations 1997. It applies to all recreational diving projects within the 12-mile limit of territorial […]

Media diving projects

Diving at Work Regulations 1997. Approved Code of Practice and guidance This Approved Code of Practice (ACOP) and associated guidance provides practical advice and sets out what you have to do to comply with the requirements of the Diving at Work Regulations 1997. It applies to all media divers and diving projects within the United […]

Managing Your Asbestos – a step-by-step guide

The Health & Safety Executive has produced a step-by-step guide that takes duty holders through the process of understanding their duties as defined in Regulation 4 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012.

Asbestos in Schools

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has published the results of its latest asbestos in schools inspection initiative, which took place in 2013/14.From 143 schools inspected, 29 per cent (44 schools) received written advice from HSE and 13 per cent (20 schools) were subject to enforcement action, in the form of improvement notices.

Get Asbestos Aware with Core

UKATA-accredited Asbestos Awareness Training – Wednesday 25th June 2014 If you or those you are responsible for may come into contact with asbestos, you are obliged to ensure that you and your employees receive training and instruction on the risks involved. Core is pleased to offer UKATA-accredited asbestos awareness training – designed for anyone who […]

HSE Issues Revised Asbestos Guidance

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has issued revised guidance – L143 Managing and working with asbestos to help businesses understand how to work safely with asbestos, along with new guidelines on health surveillance. This document replaces the previous Approved Codes of Practice L127 (The management of asbestos in non-domestic premises) and L143 (Work with […]