Entries by 1st 4 Media

Svantek UK splits sales team with appointment of applications engineer for the North

Aaron Priestley brings extensive sales and client relationship management experience to newly created role In line with an ambitious growth strategy, Bedford-based Svantek UK – leading manufacturer of advanced noise and vibration instrumentation for environmental and health & safety analysis and monitoring applications – has divided its sales team into two distinct territories with the […]

Ion Science launches TVOC 2 fixed photoionisation detector

Latest TVOC 2 incorporates well proven MiniPID 2 sensor technology for continuous detection of total volatile organic compounds Further strengthening its position at the forefront of gas detection instrumentation for global occupational health and environmental monitoring applications, Ion Science (www.ionscience.com) has redesigned its TVOC fixed photoionisation detector (PID). Developed for continuous monitoring of total volatile […]

UK accident prevention charity RoSPA deploys SPOT Gen3 satellite trackers to safeguard consultants

Dublin, Ireland, October 15, 2019 – Globalstar Europe Satellite Services Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Globalstar Inc. (NYSE American: GSAT) and the leader in satellite messaging and emergency notification technologies, today announced that UK charity the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) has gone live with SPOT Gen3 satellite communications devicesto safeguard its team of consultants as they work on projects […]

UKATA teams up with British Lung Foundation to help the nation breathe easy about asbestos dangers

With the numbers of people dying each year from asbestos-related diseases in the UK continuing to rise, the leading authority on asbestos training, UK Asbestos Training Association (UKATA), has teamed up with British Lung Foundation (BLF) through its Mesothelioma Patron Scheme to raise awareness, fund research and support the victims of asbestos related diseases.   […]

GENIE® GS™ scissor lifts now offer indoor/outdoor flexibility for customers in emear

New standard dual zone control specification on all models boosts productivity ROOSENDAAL, THE NETHERLANDS  – In compliance with the latest European (EN 280), ANSI A92 (United States) and CSA B354 (Canada) standards requirements, Genie® GS™ slab scissor lifts offered in EMEAR (Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Russia) will now be spec’d with a new […]

Reduce risk of lightening hazards at work with standalone warning system

Lightning strikes the ground in the UK around 300,000 times a year, putting at risk those who are often outdoors in exposed, unsheltered locations. Although there is no full-proof protection from lightning, measures can be taken to reduce the risk of getting struck. With this in mind, meteorological equipment specialist Biral is offering its BTD-200 […]

Is poor lighting putting your workforce’s health at risk?

STEVE GARDNER, MANAGING DIRECTOR OF ECOLIGHTINGUK TALKS ABOUT HOW BAD LIGHTING IN THE WORKPLACE CAN SEE COMPANIES FACE MORE THAN JUST A HEFTY ELECTRICITY BILL The HSE (Health and Safety Executive) recorded an estimated 71,062 employee non-fatal injuries as reported by employers in 2017/18, most of which occurred by common yet avoidable incidents. The two […]

Ashtead develops bespoke dust monitoring/alarm solution

Following advice from the Health & Safety Executive (HSE), a large UK manufacturer was required to monitor airborne particulates in and around its paint shop, and to automatically raise visual and audible alarms when potentially dangerous conditions arise. Ashtead Technology was therefore contacted, and Jay Neermul, Environmental Sales Manager, visited the site to assess the […]