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£200k Investment places Lucion as one of Europe’s largest Asbestos laboratories £200k Investment places Lucion as one of Europe’s largest Asbestos laboratories 22nd February 2018

Lucion Services have announced further new investment in its testing resources and technical capabilities to meet demand for its expertise.

Lucion Marine to Advise on IHMs at International Marine Forum Lucion Marine to Advise on IHMs at International Marine Forum 6th February 2018

Phil Rozier, Chief Commercial Officer of Lucion, will be speaking at the TradeWinds Ship Recycling Forum, Hamburg, 7-8 March as part of an expert panel discussion on the Inventory of Hazardous Materials (IHM) required by all vessels.

MP calls for written submissions to working at height inquiry MP calls for written submissions to working at height inquiry 29th January 2018

Alison Thewliss, the chair of the all-party parliamentary group (APPG) on working at height has ‘urged’ businesses to engage with the inquiry ahead of the deadline for responses next month.

Lucion addresses Fossil Fuel Power Station Sector on critical Asbestos Management Issues Lucion addresses Fossil Fuel Power Station Sector on critical Asbestos Management Issues 25th January 2018

Stuart Goodman, Safety consultant at Lucion, will give presentations at Europe’s Decommissioning and Demolition of Conventional Power Plants Conference (15 – 16 February, Berlin) before heading to Lisbon, Portugal for the Decommissioning and Demolition Forum: Fossil Fuel Power Stations (15th March).

Principal contractor and site manager sentenced following asbestos exposure Principal contractor and site manager sentenced following asbestos exposure 23rd January 2018

As reported by the HSE Online, the principal contractor and site manager of a construction site in Derby city centre have been sentenced after workers were exposed to asbestos during refurbishment work.

Failure in Principal Contractor Duties Results in Court Fine Failure in Principal Contractor Duties Results in Court Fine 18th January 2018

A recent court case illustrates the risks and penalties associated with any failure to properly undertake Principal Contractor duties. Lucion’s Christian McCale comments…

INNOV8 becomes Lucion Consulting INNOV8 becomes Lucion Consulting 15th January 2018

Multidisciplinary risk management group Lucion Services have announced that it is bringing Innov8, its dedicated CDM, construction safety and consultancy service, into line with its other specialist divisions and corporate structure.

Tackling the threat of ship-borne Legionella Tackling the threat of ship-borne Legionella 3rd January 2018

Legionella can plague marine vessels but an effective Water Safety Plan can help to mitigate the risk, says John Chillingworth, senior marine principal at Lucion Marine.

Chesterfield College is first to adopt new concept in Asbestos Safety Labelling Chesterfield College is first to adopt new concept in Asbestos Safety Labelling 20th December 2017

A leading further education college has become the first in the country to utilise a specialist new labelling system for the fast and convenient identification of asbestos containing materials (ACMs) in its buildings.

Growing need for update of housing safety system Growing need for update of housing safety system 13th December 2017

As reported by www.propertyreporter.co.uk, a new report from the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) has revealed strong support for an update and review of the current Housing Health and Safety Rating System

Hereford asbestos surveyor fined after disposing of hazardous waste at a recycling centre Hereford asbestos surveyor fined after disposing of hazardous waste at a recycling centre 6th December 2017

As reported on kidderminstershuttle.co.uk an asbestos surveyor who unlawfully disposed of hazardous waste at a recycling centre has been fined almost £3,000.

Christmas operational hours Christmas operational hours 30th November 2017

Please be aware that all of our offices will be closed for business over the Christmas period from 5pm on Friday 22nd December 2017…

Operation Christmas Child Appeal Operation Christmas Child Appeal 28th November 2017

This winter, Lucion Services are supporting Samaritan’s Purse for their Operation Christmas Child appeal to provide underprivileged children from across the world with a gift on Christmas day.

Developing an Asbestos free supply policy for ship owners Developing an Asbestos free supply policy for ship owners 27th November 2017

John Chillingworth of Lucion Marine looks at what ‘asbestos-free’ actually means and the challenge facing ship owners in eliminating the risks associated with hazardous materials.

New plan unveiled to boost building fire safety in London New plan unveiled to boost building fire safety in London 20th November 2017

As reported by Construction.co.uk, the draft London Plan, unveiled by London Mayor Sadiq Khan, will require new development proposals to achieve the ‘highest standards’ of fire safety, with safety considerations being made central to the design and operation of all new buildings.

Asbestos refurb works targeted by HSE Asbestos refurb works targeted by HSE 17th November 2017

Construction projects across Britain are being urged to ensure the health and safety of their workers is protected as the second phase of a targeted inspection initiative is now underway.