NHS England have committed to spending £70million on mobile lung cancer scanning vehicles to help reduce deaths from lung cancer through early detection.Read more »
When tight-fitting Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) is required for work, it is a legal requirement that every employee pass a Fit Test for the particular make/model of RPE that they will be using.Read more »
If you’re staff use Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) at work, you should be aware that it is a legal requirement that they pass a Fit Test on the required make/model of respirator before using it in the workplace.Read more »
A bakery company in East Yorkshire was fined for safety breaches after exposing its employees to flour dust and not having any proper means of air filtration or respiratory protection in place.Read more »
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs met in London this month to discuss the impact a no-deal Brexit would have on chemical regulations in the UK.Read more »
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have updated an important document outlining safe exposure limitations for hazardous chemicals – altering regulatory guidelines for 31 chemicals/gases.Read more »
Respiratory Protection Equipment (RPE) is fundamental in protection against chemical hazards - protecting staff from potentially fatal respiratory conditions and side-effects.
But only if used correctly.
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A recent study published in the American Thoracic Society’s American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine reveals that people who work as cleaners, and those that regularly use cleaning agents at home, appear to experience an accelerated decline in lung functionality over time comparable to smoking.Read more »