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Supertouch make a safe appointment for the South West

Supertouch make a safe appointment for the South West

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Workwear specialist Supertouch, has appointed Graham Flanders as Business Development Manager for the South West. Flanders will play a crucial role expanding and developing the business across the South West. He will be the driving force behind generating new contacts throughout the region, while also …

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Inadequate pre-use forklift inspections compromising safety, warns RTITB

Inadequate pre use forklift inspections compromising safety warns RTITB

Safety is at risk in many forklift operations due to inadequate pre-use inspections, warns RTITB. “Every forklift truck operation should begin with a pre-use inspection. However, these checks are often conducted incorrectly, or overlooked completely,” says Nick Welch, Technical Director for RTITB, the leading workplace transport training accrediting body.“This poses …

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McCue – Five Hidden Benefits of Health & Safety

McCue - Five Hidden Benefits of Health & Safety

While most progressive businesses understand the immediate benefits of implementing good health and safety inside their facilities, some may not be aware that the benefits go way beyond simply protecting employees from accidents. McCue, a global provider of flexible safety barriers and experts in solving the safety needs of customers …

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Pyroban invests in 2-year EN1755 change programme

Pyroban invests in 2 year EN1755 change programme

To meet the requirements of the new EU standard for explosion protected lift truck design, Pyroban has invested in a 2-year EN1755:2015 change programme. The EN1755:2015 standard, entitled ‘Safety of industrial trucks. Operation in potentially explosive atmospheres. Use in flammable gas, vapour, mist and dust’, supersedes EN1755:2000 and is mandatory …

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Design recognition for safety pioneers A-SAFE

Design recognition for safety pioneers A-SAFE 1

A-SAFE is shortlisted for two industry design awards, with results announced later this year. The inventor of the fixed polymer safety barrier is shortlisted for Design Team of the Year at the British Engineering Excellence Awards (BEEA’s) and Innovation & Design at the MX Manufacturing Awards. The BEEA judges recognised …

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Customer safety needs drive product innovation at McCue

Customer safety needs drive product innovation at McCue

The industrial workplace is ever-changing – and as it changes the health and safety demands of the workplace change with it. Industrial safety expert McCue utilises its armoury of protection products in facilities across the globe – and has done so for decades. But when one high profile customer expressed …

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