Category Archives: HSE Links

Lessons Learned: A Message from the IDE President

Written on January 27, 2021 at 4:35 pm, by

Dear Members, In my speech at last year’s AGM, I mentioned the importance of collaborating and working together to improve standards throughout our industry. I also encouraged us all to be open and honest about reporting incidents and sharing best practice. I plan to lead by example during my tenure as your president. AR Demolition  Continue Reading »

Earth Moving Machinery: Changes to visibility requirements

Written on May 27, 2015 at 3:10 pm, by

Thinking of buying a new digger?  According to a warning published in the Official Journal (OJ) (28 January 2015) of the European Commission came into effect removing the presumption of conformity from EN 474-1:2006 +A4:2013 Earth Moving Machinery – Safety – General Requirements in respect of visibility. This means that compliance with this standard will no  Continue Reading »

IDE supports the HSE Working Well Together Campaign.

Written on April 2, 2015 at 1:59 pm, by

For some years now IDE and HSE have worked closely together in Yorkshire to support each other at Health & Safety events to try to spread a common message that competence & safety go hand in hand, so we were delighted to take a stand at the latest WWT Action Day on “Work at Height”  Continue Reading »


Written on March 15, 2012 at 12:18 pm, by

Here is a list of helpful links from the health and Safety Executive website. Demolition- What you need to do Structural stability during alteration, demolition and dismantling- Health and safety in construction-click on the link to download for free – Managing health and safety in construction– click on the link to download  Continue Reading »