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BSG Autumn 2018 Training Newsletter

20th September 2018

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Released September 2018
BSG Autumn Training News 2018
This month’s issue includes:

BSG plant courses are now being delivered by accredited NPORS trainers
BSG is expanding […]

HSE conduct construction site blitzes – builders’ health

17th September 2018

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has announced that its inspectors are currently visiting construction sites to see if builders’ health is being protected.

HSE inspectors […]

BSG September 2018 Newsletter

5th September 2018

BSG’s September 2018 Newsletter is now available for members to download from the Secure Area.
This month’s issue includes:

HSE urges companies not to rely on manufacturer […]

WWT: Refurbishment & Working Well at Height event: 4 Sept 2018

30th August 2018

Working Well Together South West Group is holding an event on Tuesday morning, September 4th at the BAWA club in Bristol BS34 7RG.
The half day, […]

BSG’S NEW OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH TRAINING PROGRAMME

15th August 2018

BSG is pleased to announce the introduction of a new Occupational Health training programme, developed to help ensure construction companies become and remain compliant with […]

HSE BUSINESS PLAN TARGETS MENTAL HEALTH, ISO 45001 AND MAJOR HAZARD INDUSTRIES

30th July 2018

The Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) business plan for 2018/19 includes revised guidance for employers to assess and manage mental ill health, a new guide […]

BSG Byte – Traffic Management on Construction Sites

19th July 2018

What are ‘BSG Bytes’?
BSG Bytes are a series of short videos discussing topical industry health and safety matters.
BSG Byte – Chris May
Our new BSG Byte […]

BSG July/August 2018 Newsletter

18th July 2018

BSG’s July/August 2018 Newsletter is now available for members to download from the Secure Area.
This month’s issue includes:

Mental Health: what’s changed in 12 months?
BSG has […]

13% rise in ‘Working at Height’ safety breaches on construction sites

11th July 2018

The Building Safety Group (BSG), has reported a 13% rise in the no. of ‘Working at Height’ safety breaches recorded on construction sites. The increase […]

BSG ARE AN APPROVED TRAINING ORGANISATION (ATO) FOR THE CITB

9th July 2018

CITB is changing the way it supports training for the construction industry. Part of this strategic change is the creation of CITB Approved Training Organisation […]

HSE releases annual UK workplace fatality figures

5th July 2018

HSE releases annual UK workplace fatality figures – Construction sector fatal accidents rise sharply
Building Safety Group (BSG) issues comment on the HSE construction industry annual […]

BSG AWARDS 2018 – KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

2nd July 2018

BSG will be holding its fourth annual Health and Safety Awards ceremony on Wednesday November 7th 2018. The ceremony is held to mark our members’ […]

Due to continued expansion, BSG has split the Bristol team

29th June 2018

Due to the continued expansion of our business we have reviewed the logistics of providing BSG services within the Bristol region. Consequently we have split […]

Temperature guidance in the workplace

28th June 2018

Is there a maximum temperature for working in?
During working hours the temperature in indoor workplaces, such as an office, must be reasonable.
There’s no law for […]

BSG Byte – Silica Dust on Construction Sites

26th June 2018

What are ‘BSG Bytes’?
BSG Bytes are a series of short videos discussing topical industry health and safety matters.
BSG Byte – Dave Dursley
Our new BSG Byte […]

HSE to conduct site blitzes on small construction sites

25th June 2018

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has announced that its inspectors are currently visiting small construction sites over the next two weeks (starting 25 June […]

BSG announces new appointment to its Board of Directors

22nd June 2018

The Building Safety Group (BSG) is very pleased to announce the appointment of Andy Musselwhite from Greendale Construction to its Board of Directors.

Andy brings a […]