Entries by Sean Oldroyd

Working within the community

Published 29 November 2016

On our current project we made contact with a nursing home located within 1 mile of the site. We


Wood Recycling Achievement

Published 24 August 2016

On my current project we are working alongside Community Wood Recycling and have recently been


Best practice cards

Published 8 August 2016

On site most contractors now use a red and yellow card system, these are issued for breaches in


Supporting Men’s Health Week

Published 6 July 2016

To promote men's health week (13th - 19th June) and help provide information on beating stress at


Helmet Safety Stickers

Published 28 June 2016

During the induction process we identify which inductees will be using plant and those that will be


Manhole Construction

Published 9 June 2016

The construction of manholes on site has always been one of the riskiest activities to


Hydration colour chart

Published 9 June 2016

One of the most simple health checks on site is checking that you are hydrated adequately. At


Reverse Parking

Published 2 June 2016

Learning from near misses or accidents is important to continuously improve safety


Solar Power used to charge power tools

Published 19 May 2016

As more and more construction sites are trying to implement solar power for use on site, we have


360 degree excavator safety

Published 19 May 2016

One of the most dangerous activities on site is the use of 360 degree excavators digging trenches


Plant Safety Checks

Published 18 May 2016

One of the biggest safety issues on site is the plant machinery that is used, these need to have


Multi-faith room

Published 12 May 2016

We feel that it is important for employers to respect the individual needs of their


On-site toolbox talks

Published 12 May 2016

Most sites have policies of carrying out toolbox talks on a regular basis but during feedback from


MEWP Safety Procedures

Published 11 May 2016

To encourage best practice and refresh Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) operatives


Back to Previous page