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HOT WORK: FIRES AND INJURIES IN THE CONSTRUCTION SECTOR AND HOW TO REDUCE THE RISK What is hot work? Hot work refers to any task that requires using open flames

New Report: Burns and scalds injuries in the workplace

Well over half a million (595,000) people reported being injured at work between 2015 and 2018 and the effects can be devastating. The most prevalent types of injury which are

Starter pack: everything you need to know about COSHH

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The world of COSHH can be pretty confusing – especially if you’re new to it all, so, to help you understand the ins and outs of everything you need to

Sudden Cardiac Arrest: How YOU could save someone’s life with a defibrillator

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A defibrillator is a life-saving piece of technology that’s used to deliver an electric shock through the chest wall when someone goes into cardiac arrest. Here at CE Safety, we

Report: The Un-Usual Suspects – Main Causes of Choking Deaths in the UK 2019

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Hundreds of vulnerable people, including children and elderly, choke to death every year – and hundreds more are rushed to hospital requiring treatment. It can happen quickly, and the effects

Who Can Deliver Fire Marshal Training?

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From a legal stand point, anyone with sufficient knowledge, understanding and expertise can deliver fire marshal training. There is no requirement for your trainers to be accredited or formally approved

How To Become A Fire Marshal

Becoming A Fire Marshal

Fire marshals are normally volunteers from within the workforce, who step up to take extra responsibility in the event of a fire. If you would like to become a fire

Fire Wardens and Fire Safety Training In The Construction Industry

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Construction sites contain a host of unique fire risks and dangers that are not found in other workplaces, making fire safety training for the construction industry more important than ever.

How Many Fire Wardens Do I Need?

What Do You Need

Fire safety in the workplace in England and Wales is governed by the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. This includes a requirement for the ‘responsible person’, usually the employer,

What Legislation Covers Fire Warden Training?

Fire Warden Legislation

In England and Wales, fire warden training is covered by the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, which came into force on 1st October 2006. This Order replaced a wide

Is Fire Warden Training Mandatory?

Fire Warden Training by CE Safety

Is fire warden training mandatory? Business clients often ask should fire wardens receive training and is fire marshal training compulsory. The answer is yes; under the provisions of the Regulatory Reform

What Are The Responsibilities Of A Fire Warden?

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The responsibilities of a fire warden or fire marshal are normally limited to their designated floor, building or area of the premises, although in the case of small, low risk

Do you need training to use an Automated External Defibrillator ?

Automated external defibrillators (AEDs) are appearing all over the UK, in both the workplace and public spaces. These machines are designed to treat patients suffering from a sudden cardiac arrest

First Aid for Firework Injuries

The spectacular fireworks displays of Bonfire Night, or New Year’s Eve, are a high point of the year for many children, and for many adults too – just as they