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Manual/People Handling December 2nd 2014

We are delivering a Manual Handling and People Handling Training Course in December. Details are as follows: Date: Tuesday December 2nd 2014 Location: Mohill, Co. Leitrim Manual Handling will be delivered in the morning and for those wishing to progress their Training to People/Patient Handling, this will be delivered in the afternoon. A full day [...]

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Manual Handling and People Handling Training Course

We are delivering a Manual Handling and People Handling Training Course in September. Details are as follows: Date: Tuesday September 23rd 2014 Location: Mohill, Co. Leitrim Manual Handling will be delivered in the morning and for those wishing to progress their Training to People/Patient Handling, this will be delivered in the afternoon. A full day [...]

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HSA publishes Annual and Statistical Reports

“Forty seven people died in workplace accidents last year; 17 of them in agriculture and 11 in construction. The figures are revealed in the HSA’s Annual and Statistical Reports, which were published at the end of July. During the year 6,598 non-fatal accidents were reported to the Authority. The Authority carried out 12,244 inspections, which [...]

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IOSH Managing Safely Course Dates

Safety Wise Advice Services are running a 4 Day “IOSH Managing Safely” Course in Carrick On Shannon, Co. Leitrim on the following dates: March 5,6,11,12 2014 “IOSH Managing Safely” is for Managers and Supervisors in any sector, and any organisation. It is designed to get Managers up to speed on the practical actions they need [...]

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HSA release 2013 Fatality Figures

“46 people lose their lives due to workplace accidents in 2013, HSA chief calls for 2014 to be ‘year of farm safety’” HSA Website The Official Figures released by the Health and Safety Authority (HSA) on January 6th 2014 show a decrease of 2 fatalities in the workplace from 2012 figures. However, this is still [...]

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all our Clients, Followers and Visitors to our Website. We hope it is a safe and healthy year for you in the workplace. We look forward to working with you again this year and bringing you useful information and posts. We will also be running a number of Training Courses again [...]

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NEW HSA Guide for Homeowners

“This guide tells you what you need to know and do when you are having construction work done in your home. The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) developed this guide in light of new responsibilities for homeowners under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2013. The regulations apply to construction work that [...]

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New HSA Guide for Contractors and Project Supervisors

The Health and Safety Authority have published a new Guidance Document titled “Carrying out Construction Work on Private Domestic Dwellings, Guide for Contractors and Project Supervisors”. It is aimed at giving clear guidance to those affected by the new Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2013. These new Regulations now include a Domestic [...]

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IOSH Managing Safely Course Dates

Safety Wise Advice Services are running a 4 Day “IOSH Managing Safely” Course in Cavan on the following dates: September 12, 19, 26 and Oct 3 2013 “IOSH Managing Safely” is for Managers and Supervisors in any sector, and any organisation. It is designed to get Managers up to speed on the practical actions they [...]

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New Cavan Office

We are delighted to announce the establishment of our second Office based in Drumalee, Cavan Town. We look forward to providing expertise in Health and Safety Advice, Audits and Training in Cavan and its surrounding counties aswell as implementing ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 Management Systems. Our Landline Number is (049) 4362543. Our Mobile Number, [...]

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