Council buildings staff can now access information online showing where asbestos can be found across Aberdeen, a new report has revealed.
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A north-east union boss has warned there could be a “disaster in the North Sea” following the latest safety alert in which workers were exposed to a dangerous gas.
It is understood the man had sustained injuries to his leg after it got caught in an ice machine.
NHS Grampian has stressed that patients in an Aberdeen hospital will not be overly disrupted during a £1.6 million project.
Community leaders have spoken of their sadness after a worker died in an industrial incident at a supermarket car park.
A probe has been launched by health and safety chiefs after a man was trapped under a lorry.
French energy giant Total has been issued with a safety notice after it “failed” to adequately assess the safety risks around changing offshore rotas.
A health and safety watchdog has said it is “satisfied” with the procedures Aberdeen City Council has in place to prevent another incident where school staff are exposed to asbestos.
Although bouncy castles have been a popular feature of the gala for two decades, they will now not be permitted unless a volunteer can be found to do the training.
Weak management has been identified as a significant factor for many North Sea leaks, according to a review by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
Aberdeen City Council has been ordered to improve after an investigation found an asbestos incident contravened health and safety law.
An investigation is under way after a 47-year-old man died following an incident at a north-east farm.
An investigation is under way after a 47-year-old man died in an incident at a north-east farm.
A man hurt in an industrial accident at an Aberdeen car showroom has died in hospital.
Inspectors have condemned a “significant failing” by Apache to meet health and safety standards in the use of trainees offshore.
A health and safety body is looking into an injury to a worker at a north-east construction site.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has confirmed that it intends to take “no further action” in its probe of the Ninian Southern rig, which had to be down-manned last week amid concerns over faulty lifeboats.
An investigation has been launched after a North Sea operator was forced to evacuate staff due to concerns over faulty lifeboats.
Health and safety chiefs are investigating after a man died after an accident involving a digger.
Health and safety expert tells north-east schoolboy death trial that handle could be reached from inside machine
A health and safety expert told a jury that the handle to rotate an industrial cable spooler, in which a north-east schoolboy was found with fatal injuries, could be reached from inside the drum.
A meat production firm has been fined £10,000 after staff carried out work on roofs without safety measures.
A man has died after being crushed by a reversing lorry at an Aberdeen industrial estate.
A MAN has died following an accident involving a combine harvester.