• Dust breaches up 23% on construction sites

    The Building Safety Group (BSG) has reported a 23% rise in the number of dust breaches occurring on const ...

    The Building Safety Group (BSG) has reported a 23% rise in the number of dust breaches occurring on construction sites. BSG’s report was based on 9000 independent site inspections conducted over a 6 m ...

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  • Health and Safety Executive cracks down on dust

    Health and safety inspectors across Great Britain will be targeting construction firms to check that thei ...

    Health and safety inspectors across Great Britain will be targeting construction firms to check that their health standards are up to scratch during a month-long inspection initiative, starting on Mon ...

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  • Tech Talk: dust management

    In the latest instalment of the Makita Tech Talk series, Charles Shaw, hire and construction division man ...

    In the latest instalment of the Makita Tech Talk series, Charles Shaw, hire and construction division manager, explains how the company’s new generation of dust management solutions are helping to kee ...

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  • Dust-free drilling from Heller Tools

    With the Duster Expert hammer drill, Heller Tools offers the trades a solution to dust. It is a suction d ...

    With the Duster Expert hammer drill, Heller Tools offers the trades a solution to dust. It is a suction drill and around 98 per cent of the drilling dust is sucked off at its place of origin: the dril ...

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  • Step-by-Step: Erecting a Dust Barrier

    Jeff Whittemore, of ZipWall, offers a step-by-step guide on setting up a professional dust barrier. Grind ...

    Jeff Whittemore, of ZipWall, offers a step-by-step guide on setting up a professional dust barrier. Grinding, sanding, sawing and cutting all result in fine dust that will find its way into the smalle ...

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