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News Archive

Below are links to selected archived news stories. 

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Extension to Scope for UKAS Accreditation

From Dr to Dame for HSL's Ion

Safety Climate Tool Deliver Results in First Year

Local MP Visits HSL

HSL Helps Secure Successful Prosecution for Environment Agency


  • HSL's Mike Clayton honoured by BSIF for 'Outstanding Contribution'
      Mike Clayton, Technical Team Leader for HSL's Personal Protective Equipment team, was recently honoured with the British Safety Industry Federation's award for 'Outstanding Contribution to Health and Safety'. This...
  • Hydrogen in the Gas Grid – Project receives Ofgem Funding
    Hydrogen Injection in the Gas Grid - The HyDeploy Project receives Ofgem Funding The Health and Safety Laboratory is pleased to announce its involvement in the HyDeploy project to demonstrate the use of blended hydrogen in the UK gas grid,...
  • Key speakers announced for HSL's ListenUP! conference
    HSL is proud to announced the keynote speakers who will be presenting  at Listen UP! - the first European Hearing Conservation Conference. Taking place in Manchester, UK on 2 March 2016, Listen UP! will bring together international...
  • Leading paper manufacturer praises Safety Climate Tool
    SAICA is a global business that produces sustainable solutions for paper and board packaging. Johan Sundblad (Country Manager, UK) and Andrew Newman (HSE Director, UK) describe how they used the Safety Climate Tool to measure SAICA's...
  • New burners strengthen HSL's fire testing capability
    We're proud to announce that HSL has enhanced its fire resistance testing and fire proof testing capabilities with the addition of three new burners to provide state-of-the-art fire development and certification testing to ISO 2685 and AC20-135 standards. Read...
  • Are you complying with SEVESO III ? (July 2014)
    Any company handling hazardous substances needs to comply with the new Control of Major Accident Hazards (COMAH) Regulations from June 2015. HSL's new assessment service helps companies to get it right.
  • Out now! Quadvent 2 Hazardous Area Classification Tool
    HSL is pleased to announce the launch of Quadvent 2 - an invaluable hazardous area classification tool for health and safety professionals in industries that routinely handle or store flammable gases. Quadvent 2 uses a mathematical...
  • Out now: HSE's Health and Safety Statistics 2015
    The Health and Safety Executive has released its annual health and safety statistics on work-related injury, ill health, enforcement and costs in Great Britain. The latest figures show that more than a million people are...
  • Play it safe!
    The new Safe Deal playing cards from the Health and Safety Laboratory (HSL) help organisations to talk about safety at work.
  • Safety Climate Tool speaks your language
    HSL's online tool to help companies measure their safety culture and develop simple, evidence-based improvements is now available in a range of languages. The Health and Safety Laboratory's (HSL) Safety Climate Tool has been used by hundreds...

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