Health & Safety News

Commitment to help save lives gains award recognition

31/07/2017

Lanes Group has been shortlisted for the UK Heart Safe Awards in recognition of its commitment to fund the installation of defibrillators in its workplaces and schools. The UK’s largest independent drainage specialist has been shortlisted in the construction company category of the annual awards, organised by the Hand on Heart charity, and now in…

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Lanes Group wins Construction News Award double

17/07/2017

Lanes Group plc has won two prestigious Construction News Awards. The UK’s largest independent drainage specialist has won the Specialist Contractor of the Year (Turnover over £100m) and Health and Safety Excellence awards. The announcement was made at the annual awards ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel, in London, on Thursday 13th July 2017. The…

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How we won our 8th consecutive RoSPA Gold Award

13/07/2017

Today, at the 61st annual award scheme organised by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), we are set to receive a RoSPA Gold Health and Safety Award for the 8th year in a row. This is one of the most rigorous and prestigious tests of health and safety in the UK, so…

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Lanes duo’s Buckingham Palace invite is no accident

30/05/2017

Health and safety professionals Paul McParland and Jane Horan enjoyed the sunshine – while taking care to protect themselves from harmful rays, of course – at a Buckingham Palace garden party. They were representing Lanes Group at the prestigious event, hosted by the Duke of York and his daughter Princess Eugenie, to celebrate the Centenary…

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Lanes Group plc wins 8th prestigious RoSPA Gold Award

21/04/2017

Lanes Group plc has is won a RoSPA Gold Health and Safety Award for the 8th year in a row. The achievement means the UK’s largest independent drainage and wastewater maintenance specialist retains its RoSPA Gold Medal, awarded for achieving multiple consecutive RoSPA Gold Awards. The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents annual award…

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Digital app is transforming health and safety at Lanes

19/04/2017

Health and safety across the depot network operated by drainage specialist Lanes Group plc is being “transformed” by a new digital phone app. Directors, managers, and supervisors can use the SHE app 24 hours a day to access health and safety information, record inspection data, and report events. Benefits have included increased health and safety…

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Lanes Group director completes IOSH Directing Safely course

31/03/2017

Lanes Group Operations Director Alan Wallis has completed IOSH Directing Safely training, reflecting the company’s commitment to embedding health and safety in strategic decision-making. He attended and passed the course as part of Lanes Group’s occupational health and safety strategy which requires teams and individuals at all levels in the organisation to have appropriate training…

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