Health, Safety & Environment

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    Jane Embury  - 15.11.2018, 07:39

    Designing in Light

    Civic architecture is all about creating buildings that engage with their communities. It’s about creating places and spaces in which we are able respond positively to our surroundings at a human level., says Jane Embury.

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    Building Services Research and Information Association (BSRIA)  - 09.11.2018, 08:46

    Regulatory Update for Building Operators in the United Kingdom

    The Building Services Research and Information Association (BSRIA) has produced a summary of recent and forthcoming legislation that affects operators of buildings in the United Kingdom.

  • Skyborne Flight Training Centre at Gloucestershire Airport. (photo: Wrightstyle Ltd)
    Wrightstyle Limited  - 05.11.2018, 11:07

    Fire Rated Windows Installed at Gloucestershire Airport

    Wrightstyle has completed a project at Gloucestershire Airport for Skyborne Flight Training Centre.

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    Wrightstyle Limited  - 01.11.2018, 10:17

    Protecting Reading at a Leading UK University

    “There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them,” said Joseph Brodsky, the Russian-born American poet and essayist. Thankfully, an advanced glazing system at the University of Reading will ensure continued access to its library stock for students and staff.

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    Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)  - 26.10.2018, 16:22

    Protecting Employee Safety and Health

    The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Society for Maintenance and Reliability Professionals (SMRP) have formed an alliance to provide information and training on preventing worker exposure to safety and health hazards in the maintenance, reliability, and physical asset management profession.

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    CMD Ltd  - 22.10.2018, 11:05

    Older Offices Not Designed for Today's Electrical Requirements

    Dated office buildings were not designed to deal with the level of electrical equipment typically seen in modern offices, and pose serious health concerns, says Brad Wilson from Triangle Fire Safety.

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    Wrightstyle Limited  - 22.10.2018, 10:02

    Curtain Walling Installed in Office Refurbishment

    Wrightstyle has completed work at the refurbished offices of WS Swift, which provides domestic and commercial heating services and design development in building services engineering.

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    Emcor Group Inc.  - 10.10.2018, 12:44

    EMCOR UK Champions Workplace Mental Wellness

    EMCOR UK is continuing to demonstrate its commitment to the wellbeing of employees, through a week-long focus on initiatives designed to instil best practice by raising awareness of the importance of positive mental health on the occasion of World Mental Health Day.

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    Jane Embury  - 03.10.2018, 19:04

    The Legacy of the Shelton Hospital Fire

    Jane Embury considers fire safety planning and containment within the UK's healthcare and care home sectors, half a century after twenty-four patients died when fire broke out at the Shelton Mental Hospital near Shrewsbury in Shropshire.

  • The Hinkley Point C (HPC) nuclear power station. (photo: EDF Energy)
    Serco Group Plc  - 03.10.2018, 10:01

    Serco to Provide Fire and Rescue at EDF Hinkley Point C Site

    Serco has been awarded a contract by EDF Energy to provide fire and rescue services during the construction phase of Hinkley Point C (HPC) nuclear power station. The Service will start on 1 October 2018 and has a total contract value of approximately £6.5 million over six years.