Health, Safety & Environment
Reuben Richings - 11.09.2019, 01:01
Despite the often significant environmental impact of spills, thought is rarely given to risks assumed by cleanup operators. Reuben Richings, group technical manager at Adler and Allan, provides insight into how the environmental consultancy safeguards employees and clients.
Karen Trigg - 05.09.2019, 17:12
Karen Trigg considers statutory fire safety precautions required of specialist accommodation providers, including sheltered housing operators and landlords responsible for houses in multiple occupation (HMOs) in the UK.
FM Editor - 17.07.2019, 14:05
Polyteck Group has secured a contract to deliver hard FM services at the ground-breaking £250 million Manhattan Loft Gardens development in Stratford, East London.
Louise Hosking - 16.07.2019, 15:58
Louise Hosking considers the impact of dust on the wellness of employees and other building users, and calls for governments to introduce new protective measures.
Bodet Group - 23.05.2019, 18:29
While most organisations have a procedure in place should a fire occur, very few - with the exception of schools and a some hospitals, have a similar protocol for emergency situation. Time management specialists Bodet consider the measures businesses must take to remedy this situation.
FM Editor - 09.05.2019, 03:04
Polyteck Group has completed a £200,000 contract to replace and upgrade the fire detection and alarm system at a prestigious mansion block in London’s Marylebone.
FM Editor - 17.04.2019, 15:55
VINCI has proposed leading construction firms sponsor a collective of artisans to work on the restoration of the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris which suffered extensive fire damage on Monday.
FM Editor - 15.04.2019, 13:16
UK safety sign manufacturer SafetySigns4Less has launched a range of fire point stations designed to maximise visibility from all angles and educate users with colour coded information.
FM Editor - 03.04.2019, 02:08
Hearing and vulnerable groups, WHO environmental noise guidelines and entertainment noise pollution are just some of the topics under consideration at The Association of Noise Consultants (ANC) annual conference and awards at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Manchester City Centre on 6 June.
Steve Loughney - 13.03.2019, 11:38
Steve Loughney, Head of building management systems (BMS) for Siemens' Building Technologies division, considers allowances emergency planners must make for bystander apathy – the condition where people ignore alarm sounders in the belief someone else will take responsibility.