Living Wage Week is the annual celebration of the Living Wage movement. This year Living Wage Week takes place from Monday 9th to Sunday 15th November 2020. The Living Wage campaign is an independent movement of businesses, organisations and people who believe a hard day’s work deserves a fair day’s pay.
Shocking statistics show that suicide kills more people in the construction industry than falls from height.
Ensuring that health and safety procedures are followed on a construction site is usually the top priority – but there is only so much protection that PPE and knowledge can provide. Not to mention, that protection is only physical. What about ‘mental protection’? Surely, it is only right that mental health and safety is given the same level of importance and investment as other hazards on site.
The accurate detection, identification, verification and location of underground utility assets has always been a difficult task, subject to interpretation and inaccuracies. According to the ‘PAS 128:2014 Specification for underground utility detection, verification and location’ having insufficient or unreliable information leads to: