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Let’s talk the CITB Safety Training Schemes!

If you’re a Site Manager or a Site Supervisor let’s get the building blocks in place for a successful CITB Safety Training Schemes site with the SMSTS and SSSTS courses! Besides having frustratingly similar and lengthy names the two courses we’re going to talk about are highly important for keeping up with today’s health and […]

Council prosecuted after member of the public killed by falling tree

Staffordshire County Council has been prosecuted for failing to inspect and maintain trees on a public footpath, following the death of a member of the public. North Staffordshire Justice Centre heard how, a man walking his dog on the Isabel Trail in Stafford was struck and killed by part of a falling oak tree. An […]

Covid 19 update

In the last week our HR & Employment Law team has received an influx of questions regarding current Covid-19 guidelines. We appreciate that the guidance is ever changing, and it can be difficult to keep up, therefore, we have compiled this update to address a few frequently asked questions. First, an overview of the current Covid-19 […]

Companies fined after employee fractures leg at reservoir

A contractor and a water management company have been fined after a worker was injured when he was hit by a 1.5 tonne water valve. Newcastle upon Tyne Magistrates’ Court heard that, Northumbrian Water Limited had contracted JW Colpitts & Co Limited to connect a 1.5 tonne water valve in a confined chamber at Kielder […]