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Fossil Fuel Decommissioning: Powering ahead on better Asbestos management Fossil Fuel Decommissioning: Powering ahead on better Asbestos management 18th May 2018

Stuart Goodman, safety consultant at Lucion Environmental, considers the strategic management of asbestos in the decommissioning of fossil fuel power plant programmes.

Lucion Civils is established to provide groundworks and site investigations support Lucion Civils is established to provide groundworks and site investigations support 1st May 2018

Occupational health and safety risk management specialist Lucion Services has established a new service division to provide specialist infrastructure services and remediation works.

Lucion Services receives two RoSPA Gold Awards Lucion Services receives two RoSPA Gold Awards 20th April 2018

Lucion Services have been handed two prestigious awards in recognition of their Health and Safety practices.

Should the domestic client take on their own CDM duties Should the domestic client take on their own CDM duties 7th April 2018

Christian McCale, Senior consultant at Lucion Consulting, asks whether it is right that domestic clients should be able to absolve themselves completely of all CDM responsibilities

HSE decides against changes to Asbestos Medicals HSE decides against changes to Asbestos Medicals 2nd April 2018

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has decided not to reduce the period between medical examinations for asbestos workers.

Lucion’s Steve May featured in SHP Online: ISO 45001 Sets New Benchmark for occupational H&S standards Lucion’s Steve May featured in SHP Online: ISO 45001 Sets New Benchmark for occupational H&S standards 19th March 2018

The world’s first international occupational health and safety standard has now been published, with its introduction intended to transform approaches to workplace safety on a global basis.

When to appoint a Principal Designer? Lucion’s Christian McCale Discusses When to appoint a Principal Designer? Lucion’s Christian McCale Discusses 12th March 2018

Monday morning phone call with a retained Client discussing when the Principal Designer role commences and how this should transfer on D&B schemes….

Lucion to address asbestos in schools issue at key Education Property Seminar Lucion to address asbestos in schools issue at key Education Property Seminar 7th March 2018

Lucion Services has been invited to participate in a special national forum that will consider a range of design, health and safety and other policy issues affecting the school buildings sector.

SEM Asbestos Fibre Analysis gives reassurance to NHS Trusts SEM Asbestos Fibre Analysis gives reassurance to NHS Trusts 3rd March 2018

Specialist asbestos fibre sampling and analysis works for two NHS trusts demonstrated the essential role played by SEM

UK has the skills to deliver Rig Decommissioning work UK has the skills to deliver Rig Decommissioning work 26th February 2018

Union concerns over the state of the North Sea decommissioning industry have been welcomed by Lucion Marine, which says the UK is well placed to secure the requirements of owners looking to dispose of oil rigs.

£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…