Asbestos Management Assurance Process

The Asbestos Management Assurance Process (AMAP) is an online portal set up to collect information about how asbestos is managed in state-funded schools and academies, and whether that management is... View Article

Exposed to asbestos

Nearly one in four British construction workers believe they have been exposed to asbestos fibres, according to a new survey. The Institution of Occupational Health & Safety (IOSH) say that... View Article

9/11 victims

The toll of 9/11 victims has increased following the deaths of two men who helped with the rescue efforts following the terrorist attack on New York. Thomas Phelan and Keith... View Article

Health and safety offences

Directors of a Colchester hotel have admitted a string of health and safety offences, including asbestos and legionella failings. Officers from Colchester Council visited the Rose and Crown in East... View Article

Legionnaires’ Disease

A care home is facing possible legal action from the family of a man who died from suspected legionnaires’ disease, Andy Clegg died last year after being diagnosed with legionella... View Article

Car washes

The Petrol Retailers’ Association (PRA) has dismissed claims that car washes in the UK could harbour Legionnaires’ Disease. It follows a warning from a Government health adviser that the same... View Article