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17
May

CDM 2015 Regulations: One Year On

The Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2015 meant significant change for anyone using contractors from 6 April 2015. Anyone commissioning works, using contractors, designing, pricing, scoping or delivering projects has had to review their arrangements and act. We are now one year on, but CDM has not been without its challenges (coverage in Construction news).

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13
May

CDM 2015 – ‘Trust the Process’

Its been a year since CDM 2015 replaced the previous 2007 edition; resulting in many changes in the law for the whole construction process impacting all projects. So how has it been going ? (coverage in FM Magazine, May 2016)

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17
Mar

Reflecting on Buncefield Ten Years On

Louise Hosking Vice Chair at IOSH Chiltern Branch and Director of Hosking Associates, reflects on the 10 year Anniversary of the Buncefield explosion and the impact it had on the Fuel Depots and how they are now expected to operate (Health and Safety Matters, February 2016).

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04
Mar

Champagne anyone? #VoteRibbon

Hosking Associates wants the world to know our Ribbon Awards have been selected as 2016 finalists – spread the word and win a bottle of champagne!

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03
Mar

Voting Made Easy!

Got 15 seconds? Here are two quick and simple steps to vote for our Safety Ribbon and Green Ribbon award nominations.

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03
Feb

Have you heard? …… Hosking Associates needs your votes!!!!!

Here at Hosking Associates we are estactic that both of our Ribbon Awards have been put forward as finalists in Tomorrow’s FM and Tomorrow’s Health and Safety magazines.

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02
Feb

Snow & Ice: Winter weather health and safety

Stay ahead of the winter weather. Louise Hosking gives tips for small businesses on safety in the snow and ice (coverage in Fresh Business Thinking).

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01
Feb

Hosking Associates Safety Ribbon Award Nominated

Cast your vote for our Safety Ribbon Award — finalist for 2016 Tomorrow’s Health & Safety award!

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08
Jan

Buncefield – 10 years on

10 years after the Buncefield explosion, Louise Hosking blogs about the fear and confusion when it happened, what caused it and how health & safety measures can ensure we avoid another disaster like it. (Coverage in Health & Safety Matters).

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08
Jan

CDM 2015 – Advantages and Disadvantages

Now that the CDM 2015 is reality, Louise Hosking analyses which elements of the regulations are a help, as well as those that are proving to be more of a hindrance in the construction industry. (Coverage in UK Construction).

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