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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…

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