Issues of the working environment

Amongst all other issues the Health and Safety Executive are striving to tackle, is the issue of the working environment and in particular dust and the long term effects of dust on those at the sharp end.

There is no doubt that the long term effects of breathing in fine particles of Silica or Wood dust can result in some very nasty and life threatening illnesses.

Through the engagement and inclusion of you the subbies on this topic, email ( SubcontractorsUK your constructive views.

We will take the best and most constructive and publish them in the Health and Safety news section of this site.

Garry Lambe Aiosh