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British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF)

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Article archive for British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF);

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Final call for BSIF and Offshore Safety Awards nominations 19 April 2016

The British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) has issued a final call for entries for its 2016 Safety Awards. These awards are open to all in the industry who have shown real product innovation, exceptional customer service, and through safety excellence illustrate dedication to improving occupational health and safety. The entry deadline is 6th May 2016....

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BSIF Safety Awards 2015 - Winners announced 23 June 2015

On June 23 the British Safety industry Federation announced the winners of the BSIF Safety Awards 2015 to an audience at the Safety & Health Expo in London’s ExCel. There are BSIF Safety Awards three awards categories: Product Innovation Award, Service Award and Safety Excellence Award.  ...

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Standardisation of oil storage regulations 19 October 2011

David Lummis, CEO of the British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF), discusses the issue of the growing complexity of UK Oil Storage Regulations and the pressing need for standardisation in order to curb confusion for suppliers and distributors....

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It is time to take a stand on fake PPE 28 February 2011

Buying a fake watch may be illegal but it is unlikely to be life threatening. Supplying fake personal protective equipment (PPE) however could be the difference between life and death. The British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) is calling upon individuals working in the health and safety profession to ensure that quality CE approved PPE is used, thereby protecting lives....

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Guidance given on amended EN149 standard 15 November 2010

The British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) has produced a new user guide to offer clear advice to respiratory protective equipment (RPE) users, specifiers and suppliers following a number of amendments to the standards for RPE earlier this year....

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The importance of safe maintenance 11 October 2010

The British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) is supporting this month’s European Week for Safety and Health at Work (25th – 31st October) organised by The European Campaign for Safety and Health at Work and supported by the Health and Safety Executive....

Insuring health and safety? 25 July 2010

The British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) is encouraging insurers to work closely with safety stakeholders to minimise the adverse impacts on health and safety sometimes created by the ways in which insurance companies operate....

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Cleaning up our act in leaky situations 25 May 2010

Handling hazardous liquids, which are used in a variety of different situations and locations, can be a risky business and it is essential that correct health and safety procedure is adhered too, especially when spills occur. The British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) is committed to helping improve safety and health in the work place and has been looking at relevant issues and creating initiatives to reduce the incidence of work related injury in the handling of liquid spills....

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BSIF voices support for Breathe Easy Week 25 May 2010

The British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) has voiced its support for this year’s Breathe Easy Week running from Monday 14th June to Sunday 20th June 2010. Organised by The British Lung Foundation this year is themed ‘Lungs are for life’....

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No marks for substandard safety equipment 09 April 2010

Discussions between the BSIF, BIS (Department for Business Innovation and Skills), LACORS (Local Authorities Co-ordinators of Regulatory Services) and the HSE (Health and Safety Executive) have identified a mutual desire to ensure that unsafe products are eliminated from the UK market...

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