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2007 Archive

Archived news stories from 2007

  • Occupational Health on the Move
    (August 2007) The Centre for Workplace Health, which is based at HSL, has just taken delivery of a brand new mobile occupational health unit. Equipped with the latest equipment, it enables routine on-site health surveillance such as lung function...
  • New Website Highlights Government Collaboration in Critical Times
    (August 2007) A new website, www.interlabforum.org, has been launched to provide information about the activities of and collaboration between six government scientific organisations. The Interlab Forum is a strategic partnership...
  • Unique High-Pressure Hydrogen Testing Facility Launched
    (11 October 2007) HSL has unveiled a new high-pressure hydrogen testing system. The facility exceeds all current technologies with an unrivalled capability to test hydrogen systems up to pressures of 1000bar. It also provides flexibility...
  • Association for Geographic Information (AGI) Award
    The Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Team of HSL were recently nominated by the Ordnance Survey for an Association for Geographic Information (AGI) Award in the category Innovation & Best Practice (Central Government). The team were...
  • Honorary Lecturer Appointment
    Nicola Stacey, a senior scientist at HSL, has been appointed Honorary Lecturer at the University of Liverpool's Department of Engineering to enable her to work more closely with the University on risk education.
  • Institute of Acoustics Diploma Prize
    Jacqui Patel, a senior scientist at HSL, has recently completed a post-graduate diploma in Acoustics and Noise Control at Salford University. Jacqui was awarded the Institute of Acoustics Diploma Prize for 2007, which is awarded to the student...
  • HSL Appoints Two New Directors
    (November 2007) HSL has appointed two new directors to enhance the commercial, operational and governance capability of our senior management team. Hazard Reduction Director Peter Davies has joined HSL as Director of HSL's Hazard...
  • Visiting Professor
    Distinguished Professor Colin Drury is currently visiting HSL as part of a 2 month professional 'sabbatical'. The Professor, who is currently Director of the University of Buffalo's Research Institute for Safety & Security in Transportation,...
  • Motor Vehicle Repair - Safety Awareness Days
    HSL is assisting HSE with running a series of Safety and Health Awareness Days (SHADs) organised for the Motor Vehicle Repair (MVR) industry. These days are aimed at raising awareness of health and safety issues within the industry. The SHADS...
  • HSL Launches Stress Management Consultancy Service
    Work-related stress is a major factor in occupational ill health and is the chief cause of absence in many industries. It's estimated that around 13 million working days are lost each year due to stress, anxiety and depression, with as many as 5...

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