Portview Celebrates Major Safety Milestone with 2 Million Hours Worked RIDDOR free Leading fit-out specialist, Portview, has achieved another major milestone in the company’s history by exceeding over two million work hours without a reportable RIDDOR (Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences) injury. Despite working in a high-risk industry such as construction, Portview has […]
BuildHealth and IOSH joint annual conference has been confirmed for Tuesday 15th October from 8.30 to 13.00 in the Hilton Hotel Templepatrick Key note speaker is Professor Alistair Gibb head of construction and engineering management at Loughborough University. Alistair has been involved in many occupational health research projects. Other speakers include David Lowry, Translink and […]
Henry Brothers Ltd as Design and Build contractor for the Davis House Project (HMP Maghaberry) for the Northern Ireland Prison Service (NIPS) and Construction & Procurement Delivery (CPD) have won the “Risk -reduction through design “ Award for 2018 sponsored by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and the Chartered Institute of Ergonomics and Human […]
Arts Care and Farrans construction were winners of the Cultural Social Responsibility Award at the Allianz Arts & Business NI Awards 2019.
Arts Care and Farrans Construction have delivered a unique concept which has made a real difference to mental health and wellbeing on a healthcare construction site.
BuildHealth is running a free workshop on managing asbestos and dust on site. The talks will provide attendees with practical advice on how to implement controls to improve occupational health on site. There will be a demonstration on face fit testing. The workshop is suitable for site supervisors, foremen and others in control of construction […]
With the year drawing to a close, we would like to take the time to thank all of our BuildHealth members for their dedication to the initiative throughout the last 12 months and beyond. 2018 was a busy year for BuildHealth NI, with many interesting speakers taking time to present to the group, […]
Jim Leitch has retired from Northstone and as he has been a member of BuildHealth since its commencement in 2007, members celebrated Jims commitment and contribution to improving Occupation Health in the construction industry over the years. Although Jim has retired he will continue to be an important part of BuildHealth, he has agreed to […]
Three new companies joined BuildHealth in 2018, BSG Civil Engineering Ltd, McQuillan Companies and Wills Bros. Representatives from each company signed the statement of commitment, endeavouring to improve the health of the workforce in the Northern Ireland Construction Industry. Vlad Guerra Wills Bros, Paul Brogan McQuillan Companies, Gareth O’Kane BSG Civil Engineering Ltd. […]