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. […]
Monday 14 May marks the beginning of Mental Health Awareness Week. Led by the Mental Health Foundation, the focus of this year’s campaign is stress. Research shows that two thirds of us experience a mental health problem in our lifetimes, and that stress is a key factor in this. This is particularly true of the […]
10th Annual BuildHealth conference – 18th October 2017 LET’S GET INDUSTRY TALKING ABOUT MENTAL HEALTH EVENT PROGRAMME 8.30 -9.00 Registration, Tea/Coffee: 9.00 -9.10 Introduction. (David Lowry – BH Chair) 9.10 -9.40 10th Anniversary of BuildHealth 9.40-10.00 Recognising early symptoms and rehabilitation – (John Foster – Inspire) 10.00-10.30 Own Story – The Red […]
Today, IOSH is launching a major new campaign called No Time To Lose. The campaign aims to raise awareness about an issue which many people don’t know about – and that’s how much damage work–based carcinogens can cause. In the UK alone, almost 14,000 new cases of cancer caused by work are registered each year. […]
HSE Local Exhaust Ventilation Webages have been revised and updated. New FAQ’s, case studies and resources have been added including a clip detailing what LEV is.
Visit the revised LEV Website that also has an LEV calculator and training information.