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GRESB 2017 Assessment Results – Dates Announced

5th July 2017

GRESB has announced its forthcoming launch event dates, for the release of their 2017 Assessment Results, which will provide an insight into the environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance of global real estate portfolios.

The Importance of Adhering to a Working at Height Policy

24th May 2017

The S2 Partnership has previously highlighted falls from height as being the most common cause of fatality for UK workers – and this remains true today. Of the 144* fatal injuries to workers in 2015/16 in Great Britain, the highest number by accident kind were accounted for by fall from a height – 37 cases.

Managing Asbestos: Still Room for Improvement

2nd May 2017

The S2 Partnership recently highlighted AsbestosAsbestosAsbestos is the single greatest cause of work-related deaths in the UK1.  Asbestos was extensively used in construction materials up until the late 1990s, and is present in a significant number of bu... Awareness Week, which took place 1st – 7th April. With increased awareness comes the realisation that there is still much work to be done to improve arrangements for managing asbestos.

BSI: Second draft of ISO 45001 now published

25th April 2017

BSI (British Standards Institution) has now published the second draft of ISO 45001 – Occupational health and safety management systems – Requirements with guidance for use.

 
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