The biennial Hillhead exhibition is the largest quarrying, construction and recycling event in the UK attracting over 500 exhibiting companies and welcoming in excess of 19,000 trade visitors through its gates. Read about the logistical challenges faced by the organisers in Safeaid's latest issue of Insight.
November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month and occupations within manufacturing and infrastructure are not without risk. It is imperative that dialogue takes place between employees and employers and preventative measures introduced.
'Points Run Through' (PRT) incidents can be significantly reduced by using red Til Dawn Lamp's says NR in their recent 'Good Practice Guide, issue date' 21st February 2017. The report highlights a recent project, where 4 sets of points were run through in a matter of weeks and incurred costs of £256,000 and 3,200 minutes of train delays.
As fellow Britons make plans to getaway for the forthcoming festive season – an estimated 20 million of us will take to the trains and roads in our efforts to be reunited with loved ones – the Rail industry faces altogether different challenges.