Silicosis is a chronic lung disease, which is caused by inhaling large amounts of crystalline silica dust. This can occur over many years. Silica Dust & Its Dangers Silica is a substance that is found in certain types of stone, rock, sand and clay. When worked with, these materials can create a very fine dust […]
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Take a look at some of the interesting articles around the scaffold industry and the latest news in Fulcrum Scaffold Safety & Training development.
Fulcrum Scaffold Safety are proud sponsors of the Real Men Don’t Carry Knives campaign, spreading awareness of the alarming rise in Knife crime across Merseyside.
I have major concerns that standards are falling in the industry and it will not be long before our industry kills someone. In light of the unfortunate events in London last week and over the weekend, we at Fulcrum think it is time to raise some key points which we have observed during the past […]
CISRS accredited centres have been informed that scaffolders who have completed their Advanced course may not have to complete the CPD course if their current card is due to expire.
If you hold a CISRS Scaffolder Card that is due to expire but you have completed your 10 CISRS Advanced course…
Check out the HSE Scaffold Check list via the link on our page. After reading this you may want to check out our following courses listed on our page.
Check out HSE published pdf via the link on our blog post. Just over a quarter of all fatal injuries (37 cases) were accounted for by fall from a height.
A scaffolder was fined £1400 and sentenced to 16 weeks in custody, suspended for 12 months and was also ordered to pay costs of £1,648.
Our aim is to create a group that will connect scaffolders,not just nationally but globally. We are hoping to bring the scaffolding community closer.