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Draeger Safety UK Ltd

Ullswater Close
Blyth Riverside Business Park
NE24 4RG
United Kingdom

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Article archive for Draeger Safety UK Ltd;

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5 key predictions for the safety sector in 2024 12 December 2023

The topic of safety in UK workplaces is ending the year in sharp focus for many businesses. 2023 has been – for many organisations – a challenging year, with growing pressures across a range of areas, in particular, economic and environmental, as budgets are tightened and sustainability goals increasingly dominate Board agendas....

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Five key challenges to workplace safety in 2023 24 October 2023

Businesses and employees across the UK are facing a raft of challenges in 2023, from the increasing impact of the cost of living crisis facing individuals and families, to an ever-growing pressure on businesses to focus on environmental and sustainability issues as the UK moves towards its Net Zero goals....

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Hazardex: Grangemouth Paper - From hydrocarbons to hydrogen – what changes when it comes to fire and gas safety? 23 August 2023

For decades we have understood and minimised the risks from hydrocarbon gas and vapour releases; the behaviour of these molecules is well understood. We have continued to develop our detection technology to provide the best safety controls possible. Now there’s a new molecule in town – hydrogen....

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New research outlines concern over current financial pressures on UK workplace safety 18 July 2023

The findings of a new independent study released have highlighted concerns regarding the impact of the current cost of living crisis and financial pressures on safety in UK businesses. In the research commissioned by Draeger Safety UK, almost half of managers (49%) reported old or outdated safety equipment not being replaced, or delays to the service and maintenance of safety equipment (43%) as a result of financial pressures on businesses was a risk to safety in their industry....

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Safety in the UK’s renewable energy sector 16 May 2023

There is little doubt that the UK is keen to lead the field as the world looks towards a global energy transition. The UK has the largest offshore wind market in Europe, providing 42% of Europe's operating fleet, and ‘Hornsea One’, located off the Yorkshire coast, is believed to be the world’s largest offshore wind farm with a total capacity of 1.2gw; enough energy to power more than a million UK homes....

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The new X-am 2800®: Dräger reliability and durability you already trust. Now connected. 18 October 2022

The new Dräger X-am 2800® Bluetooth-enabled multi-gas detector is compatible with Gas Detection Connect, providing live data and powerful fleet management in the cloud. Suitable for the harshest of environments, the resilient IP68-certified design provides high levels of ingress protection and has been independently drop-tested to 2.5m on concrete. The X-am 2800® offers the highest level of connected safety at a low cost of ownership....

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UK faces safety ‘brain drain’, new report says 07 October 2022

New research into the state of safety in UK workplaces has found that despite Covid serving as a catalyst for health & safety improvements, offering ‘unprecedented’ opportunity for businesses to create a lasting health and safety legacy, businesses expressed concerns about a major industrial disaster amidst safety ‘brain drain’ as older, experienced workers leave the workplace....

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Draeger Safety UK combines reliability with new connected technology in latest addition to its gas detection portfolio 26 September 2022

Draeger Safety UK has launched a new mobile gas detector, the X-am 2800. Dräger has developed the new device, which offers simultaneous measurement of up to four different gases, for applications in confined spaces to safeguard employees working in areas at risk of oxygen depletion, explosive atmospheres, or those where toxic substances may be present....

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Connected safety: a digital future 01 July 2022

The concept of technological connectivity boosting outcomes is not a new one in industry. The term Industry 4.0 can be traced back as far as 2011, although its widespread use took a few more years to catch on....

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Gas safety in the food & drink industry 21 February 2022

Gas safety has long been an area of focus for risk mitigation for businesses operating in the food and drink sector. Indeed, Draeger’s gas safety work with food and drink companies dates back over a hundred years, when founder Johann Heinrich Dräger developed the well-known Lubeca valve, which safely controlled the flow of gas in beer tap systems at a low pressure....