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What is Safe Working At Height Week?

Safe Working at Height Week (7-13 November). It’s a major new initiative bringing together the professionals from across the built environment, trade bodies, and government policy-makers

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MEWPs: Why near-miss reports are critical to reducing risk

Falls from the platform, electrocution and platform overturns are the most common type of incidents leading to serious injuries and deaths when using mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) over the past ten years, according to the latest Global Safety Report.