We are pleased to announce that LRB Consulting are sponsoring awards for two students at a local college. We are sponsoring two science based awards: •    The most improved science student for academic progress, attitude and positive contribution in class, and •    MIS student of the year for excellent progress Our Director, Michael Ellerby, will

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A third place in Edinburgh has been given an improvement notice to clean up their act in relation to the Legionnaires outbreak. The notice, served under health and safety law, relates to staff training, not the operation of cooling towers. A second person has died from the disease. He was in his 40s with underlying

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Introduction Personal protective equipment (PPE) is used widely in many occupational activities and in most workplaces. PPE is diverse and includes eye and face protection; hand and arm protection; protective clothing; high-visibility clothing; foot protection and leg, head protection; hearing protection; respiratory protection; drowning protection and personal fall protection. Personal protective equipment should be considered

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Are you aware that these new regulations came into force on 05 April 2012? If not, here are some of the details. The actual changes arising from the new Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 are fairly limited. They mean that some types of non-licensed work with asbestos now have additional requirements, i.e. notification of work,

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