E-Newsletter 09-05-16 Introduction

Welcome to the April/May issue of the BSIF Newsletter.  In this issue we discuss health and safety in the EU debate, discuss our plans in July to ensure members understand…

First Approved Fit2Fit Training Course

Respiratory Protective Assessment Ltd (RPA) have become the first company to have their Fit Test training course approved by the Fit2Fit scheme. The BSIF would like to congratulate RPA on…

New PPE Regulations agreed and to be published in Official Journal

Please find through the link below, for your information,  the new Regulation on personal protective equipment, gas appliances and cableways that was adopted on Friday 12 February. These will be…

New for 2016: The BSIF App!

The start of the New Year has seen us take a big step forward in terms of our communication capabilities. We are proud to announce that as of as of…

Ballistic trousers, being sold without a CE mark

Ballistic trousers cannot be offered for sale as safety equipment within Europe unless they are CE marked. There is, however, currently no product standard to which they can be certified….

Clean air? Take care! Campaign Presentation

The full presentation can be downloaded Clean-Air-Take-Care-PowerPoint-presentation (1)

Health and Safety Statistics (HSE)

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has released its annual report on statistics for Health and Safety during 2014/15. The statistics cover work-related ill health and workplace injury whilst also…

‘Hi-viz’ products land £63k penalty for Poundworld

Please find below the formal Hertfordshire County Council Trading Standards Press Release on the Poundworld Hi Vis Vest prosecution. The penalty handed out is a significant fine and reflects the…