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  • Confined Space Recovery in Birmingham

    In Need of Confined Space Recovery in Birmingham? All over the world people work in confined spaces, many of which are extremely dangerous. These are places where serious injuries can occur, along with suffocation, if people aren’t properly trained. A confined space includes anywhere that has foreseeable risks related to fire, explosive asphyxiation or drowning. ...


    By Civil Engineering Safety Ltd

  • Confined Space Recovery in London

    Looking for Confined Space Recovery in London? When somebody is trapped in a confined space, it’s not only frightening but extremely dangerous, especially if it contains hazardous materials or liquids. It’s even more hazardous if there is a limited supply of oxygen and little time to rescue somebody. According to statistics, two-thirds of deaths in confined spaces ...

  • Confined Space Training Companies

    Looking for Confined Space Training Companies? So, you’re looking for confined space training companies. Do your staff work in confined spaces such as: vats silos hoppers tanks utility vaults ...

  • Confined Space Recovery in Manchester

    Confined Space Recovery in Manchester – Why is it important? Confined space training is especially important for firefighters, who find themselves working in all kinds of environments. If you are looking for confined space recovery in Manchester, read more to see how we can help you. Civil Engineering Safety Limited aim to be the first choice for those seeking confined space ...

  • Training for Confined Spaces

    Looking for Training for Confined Spaces? According to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), it states that a confined space is one which is ‘substantially enclosed (though not always entirely). Within the conditions, serious injury can occur from hazardous circumstances or conditions’. To find out more about expert training for confined spaces, continue ...

  • Confined Space Rescue Plan

    Do you need help with a confined space rescue plan? Confined space and enclosed environments are defined as any which have limited access and exits. Therefore putting workers at risk of fire, explosions, loss of consciousness, asphyxiation and drowning. They are also often places which have low natural ventilation, poor or no natural light, explosive gases, areas of water and extreme ...


    By Civil Engineering Safety Ltd

  • Confined Space Training in Birmingham

    Need Confined Space Training in Birmingham? Civil Engineering Safety Limited are ideal for those people who work in high-risk places. If you’re looking for confined space training in Birmingham, we offer a number of courses in confined space training, including City and Guilds Level 2 qualifications ...

  • Training for Confined Spaces

    Are You Looking for Training for Confined Spaces? Fortunately, we’ve come a long way since miners risked their lives working in terrible conditions, usually in confined spaces. Over 90,000 people died or suffered injuries when working in mines in the UK from 1850 to 1914. If you work in confined spaces nowadays, you have electric lights, incredible safety equipment and, ...

  • Confined Space Rescue in the UK

    Some confined spaces are easy to identify. Such as storage tanks, reaction vessels, and sewers, while others are less obvious but equally risky. Things like unventilated room and open-topped chambers. The dangers of confined spaces include a lack of oxygen; poisonous gases and vapours; liquids which can suddenly fill the space; fires and explosions; hot conditions that can lead to an ...

  • Confined Space Training in London

    Any team working in a confined space must have the correct training. Safety is obviously a huge factor when working in this type of environment. Sadly, every year people are killed or injured when working in confined spaces, and London is no exception. Whether it’s an underground vault, sewage or service tunnel, Civil Engineering Safety Limited can deliver the correct training for your ...


    By Civil Engineering Safety Ltd

  • Confined Space Training in Manchester

    Need Confined Space Training in Manchester? When it comes to confined spaces, the right training and equipment could save your life. A confined space is any place which proposes a risk of death or serious injury, whether from dangerous gases or hazardous conditions. Every year people are killed or seriously injured working in these kinds of environments. Whether you work in an ...

  • Safe Work in Confined Spaces – Confined Spaces Regulations 1997

    On 5 March 2015 we discussed the Third edition of the Confined Spaces Regulations 1997, published in December 2014, and its recommendations for hypoxic environments. Hypoxic environments are those in which the oxygen level is deliberately lowered – for example to reduce the risk of fire or to minimise oxidation in fresh produce. This post looks at the risks of non-deliberate oxygen ...


    By Analox Sensor Technology

  • Confined Space Rescue Teams in London

    Our Confined Space Rescue Teams in London London is full of hidden nooks and crannies, including confined spaces where workers are secretly beavering away. From underground tunnels to sewers, it’s can be just as dangerous as locations in those more remote locations. Civil engineering provides professional confined space rescue teams in London. Is your company one of those ...

  • New guidelines published for working in confined spaces

    The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has recently revised its guidelines for work carried out in confined spaces. The Approved Code of Practice (ACOP) and guidance has been updated with a number of regulatory changes as well as some aesthetic changes to make the guide easier to use. The confined spaces ACOP is published for the benefit of employees likely to work in confined spaces as well as ...


    By Altius Vendor Assessment Ltd

  • Canadian confined space standard nears approval

    Canada is about to get its first comprehensive national standard addressing management of work inside confined spaces and coordinating workers" rescues from them. The Canadian Standards Association says CSA Z1006, Management of Work in Confined Spaces, would be the country"s first ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Our Confined Space Rescue Teams in Manchester

    Are you in one of the many industries that work with confined spaces? Are based in Manchester? Civil engineering will provide training about your requirements, read more to find out about confined space rescue teams in manchester. Although people work in confined spaces every day, not everyone is equipped with the right skills to deal with emergencies. Recently two people were actually critically ...

  • What can go wrong in confined space rescues

    May 8, 2010, Middletown, OH -- A worker conducting a non-entry inspection of a manhole was incapacitated and fell into the hole. Moments later, two firefighters lowered their captain into the hole to conduct the rescue. All three firefighters were overcome and nearly perished in the botched rescue. May 26, 2010, Liberty Township, IN -- A worker is overcome and collapses ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Working in Confined Spaces – Gas Monitoring Advice from the HSE

    In December 2014 the UK’s Health and Safety Executive (HSE) published the Third Edition of its Approved Code of Practice, ‘Safe work in confined spaces’. This updates the Confined Spaces Regulations 1997 with revised definitions and new examples. Of particular interest to Analox is the latest guidance on hypoxic (reduced oxygen) environments employed in fire suppression and food ...


    By Analox Sensor Technology

  • New gas-pro confined space gas detector from Crowcon

    Crowcon’s new Gas-Pro portable gas detector is designed with just one purpose – ensuring safety in confined spaces. It is robust, reliable and simple to use with a bright, easy to read display and long battery life. The Gas-Pro has a number of special features specific to confined space entry (CSE) work: Compact and comparable in size to leading front-mount diffusion detectors, ...

  • Crowcon’s Gas-Pro Confined Space Gas detector at A+A 2011 in Düsseldorf

    Crowcon will be showing its new Gas-Pro confined space entry gas detector at A+A 2011 in Düsseldorf between October 18-21. The Gas-Pro has a number of special features that make it ideal for confined space use, including a top-mount display, an internal pump, five gas capability and a tri-colour status indicator. Crowcon will also be showing other new products, including its IRmax infrared ...

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