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23rd November 2015

Construction industry new guidance for health risks

The construction industry has launched new guidance to encourage better management of occupational health risks.

The guidance, published by The Construction Industry Advisory Committee (CONIAC) Health Risks Working Group, offers advice on assessing the risks to health in the construction industry and the role of occupational health service provision in preventing or controlling those risks.

http://www.hse.gov.uk/aboutus/meetings/iacs/coniac/coniac-oh-guidance.pdf

18th November 2015

Managing risks from skin exposure at work

Managing risks from skin exposure at work (HSG262). The guidance in this edition has been refreshed and references updated.

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/priced/hsg262.pdf

18th November 2015

Medical examination and assessment

The medical examination and assessment of commercial divers (MA1). This document replaces the previous version of MA1 published in December 2011.

http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/ma1.pdf