PUWER Inspections

Make sure you regularly inspect and maintain all your work equipment. Operatives should be trained in carrying out visual inspections on a daily basis, with regular detailed (recorded) checks in line with the manufacturer’s instructions and statutory requirements.

What’s the worst that could happen… Well if it’s a mobile crane and you didn’t check the brakes…

You can find out more about equipment inspection on the Site Managers Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)

Employing competent scaffolders

The importance of employing competent scaffolders for your project…

Make sure your scaffold contractor is working in line with TG20:13 and that operatives hold CISRS cards. They should also be supervised by someone holding a gold supervisors CISRS card and the CITB Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme.

You can find out more about CISRS and TG20:13 on the Site Managers Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS).

Website Updates

We’re doing a lot of work on our website and other bits and pieces on the web…

Our site has a new look which we hope will make it easier to find the information you need, and we’re making much more use of Facebook, Google+ and Twitter.