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News Archive

Below are links to selected archived news stories. 

 If you would like further details about any of the articles please contact Simone Pitzal, Email:


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


  • 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: 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...
  • The new GRIP slip resistance rating scheme from HSL
    The new HSL GRIP rating scheme uses rigorous, scientific testing to measure and rate the slip resistance of footwear.
  • The Latest PIPAH Study Newsletter is now Online
    The latest annual newsletter of the Prospective Investigation of Pesticide Applicators' Health (PIPAH) Study, which began in 2013 and aims to investigate whether there is any link between working with pesticides and ill health, is now online.   Click here...
  • Web App simplifies HSE's Land Use Planning services
    The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) successfully launched its new online land use planning application before an invited audience at London's Hilton Mayfair Hotel on 13 July 2015. Developed by the Health and Safety Laboratory (HSL),...
  • We've been shortlisted for the 2017 Planning Awards
      The Statutory and Commercial Land Use Planning Team, based at the Health and Safety Laboratory,  has been short-listed in the 'Stakeholder Engagement in Planning' category of The Planning Awards 2017. Hosted by Planning Magazine,...

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