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UK forum calls for clearer accident reporting
Access Industry Forum call for action after ‘little improvement’ in workplace falls
Alo goes pink for cancer awareness
Chile’s Alo Group hosts range of breast cancer awareness initiatives 
41 workers trapped in India’s collapsed Silkyara tunnel rescued after 17 days
All 41 construction workers trapped in a tunnel in India’s Uttarakhand state after it partially collapsed have been rescued.
NCCCO Foundation signs alliance for crane safety
The NCCCO Foundation, OSHA and CCO will work together to keep the industry informed of applicable safety-related initiatives.
Star broadens IPAF training
New training centre for UK access rental specialist 
How communication aids lifting operations
Saudi Aramco on crucial steps for success
SPOA tackles bridge strikes in plant transportation
Summit highlights extent of bridge collisions
TCNA 2024 call for papers
Submissions invited for tower crane conference in Tennessee, USA, on 11 and 12 June 2024
Operation to free 41 workers in tunnel collapse could take several more days
An operation to free 41 construction workers trapped when the tunnel they were working in collapsed could remain there for several more days.
Altrad Sparrows wins crane maintenance contract
Venturing into Papua New Guinea with ExxonMobil LNG project crane maintenance, breakdown and repair contract
ATG Lift strengthens CTE partnership
Training and new product delivery part of ongoing deal 
Wilmott Dixon rolls out Harness On across sites
Harness ON system now mandatory across all the contractor’s construction sites
Attracting a young workforce - IPAF Elevation focus
UK’s IPAF Elevation conference and dinner last week focused on the modern industry 
Applications for demolition supervisor certification open
Application deadline to take the industry qualification exam is 8 December, 2023
What on earth is internal PPE?
With 2023 on track to be the hottest year on record, construction firms are looking to new technologies to protect workers from the heat, leading some to coin the phrase ‘internal PPE’.
Rescue effort underway as 40 workers trapped in tunnel collapse
A rescue effort is underway in India after 40 construction workers were trapped by a tunnel collapse in India.
What benefits do veterans bring to construction?
On Veterans’ Day, former services personnel working in construction discuss why they think veterans are well suited to working in construction.
‘Construction rewards last-minute firefighting - there is a better way’
Winner of the Lean Constructon Institute’s Pioneer Award Kayan Zandy on why Lean construction principles could help change industry culture for the better.
US scholarship fund for children of fallen construction workers expanded
A scholarship fund that offers post-high school financial assistance to the children of construction workers killed or permanently disabled while working on certain projects has been extended.
How to promote an inclusive environment in your company
Lucy Barnard interviews Emma Porter, managing director of UK-based Story Contracting about how to adopt a workable diversity and inclusion strategy
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