​The importance of occupational risk assessments, surveys and health surveillance​

31st May, 2016

A pipe manufacturing company has been fined £200,000 for using vibrating tools without proper training to staff. The fine is the latest large penalty following changes to safety sentencing guidelines...

​Every breath we take: the lifelong impact of air pollution

27th May, 2016

The Royal College of Physicians and the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health have produced the report “Every breath we take: the lifelong impact of air pollution” detailing air...

​Horsham secures funding for electric car pool

27th May, 2016

Horsham District Council are to provide three electric pool vehicles in a bid to improve air quality and lower carbon emissions. The initiative has been made possible through funding awarded...

Exposure to Traffic Noise and Markers of Obesity

26th May, 2015

The results of a research study published in the British Medical Journal suggest that traffic noise exposure can increase the risk of abdominal obesity and that combined exposure to different...