Tag Archives: Asbestos

Health & Safety in the Construction Sector

Construction is one of the most highly regulated industries and health and safety is of paramount importance due to the nature and severity of the risks involved of the field. The construction sector has about four times the average rate of fatal accidents. Each year, the sector sees approximately 3% of its workers sustain a […]

Asbestos – Still a Topical Subject

In June of this year, The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) and the Committee of the Regions (CoR) heard that the total number of estimated asbestos related deaths in Europe could reach a total of 47,000 per year – this is 50% higher than previously thought and double those deaths related to road accidents. […]