Safety at Work

Relaxation of drivers’ hours a safety risk

Relaxation of drivers’ hours a safety risk says British Safety Council

The Government’s relaxation of the rules, earlier this month, for how long lorry drivers can work as a temporary fix for a severe shortage of heavy goods vehicle (HGV) operators, is compromising safety standards and is not the solution to the haulage industry shortage of HGV drivers issue. British Safety …

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Brandsafe delivers safety for pizza chain in Scotland

Brandsafe delivers safety for pizza chain in Scotland

New impact protection equipment from Brandsafe is making a tasty addition to improved levels of operational safety at an international pizza chain’s supply chain hub in Scotland. The move sees the UK based specialist’s range of safety and protection systems specified for Domino’s Pizza’s 26,424 sq. ft. catering facility at …

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Comau partners with Heidelberg University to study new application areas for wearable robotics within industrial environments

Comau partners with Heidelberg University to study new application areas for wearable robotics

· The project, run by Heidelberg University with the collaboration of IUVO, aims to enlarge the wealth of knowledge and scientific evidence proving the usability, acceptability and effectiveness of Comau’s MATE-XT exoskeleton in reducing biomechanical loads during strenuous tasks · MATE-XT’s ergonomically-assisted support reduces muscle fatigue during overhead and repetitive …

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