In 2015, the Government pushed through a law that exempted a large number of self employed people from the protection of the Health and Safety at Work Act. Click here to read more.
Sites across the whole construction sector will stop work as part of a safety stand-down in April. Click here to read more.
The Victoria line is an air pollution “hotspot”, according to a new study on air quality in London. Click here to read more.
Sky News has done a great piece on how deregulation of health and safety/fire safety, privatising/commercialising enforcement and allowing business- in this case the plastics industry and insulation businesses- to get involved with setting rules and regulations which lead to…
HHSRS struggles to tackle excess cold. Click here to read more.
Sprinklers look set to be installed at tower blocks across the borough following a fire safety review by Waltham Forest Council. Click here to read more.
More serious fires such as that at Grenfell Tower could happen unless safety measures get more priority, the London Fire Brigade (LFB) has warned. Click here to read more.