Articles tagged with "silica"

Long term silica dust exposure harms stonemason

As we have reported, the HSE has begun a drive to publicise the dangers of dust exposure in the workplace, and the construction sector is high on their target list in this respect. Whereas thei...


New Guidance on cutting roof tiles with cutting discs

The HSE has worked with the National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC) to produce a new guidance sheet to inform and train those who have to cut roofing tiles to size – an innately...