Health & Safety News

Lanes new safety device could transform the rail industry

02/07/2012

The Lanes Group has developed a simple yet highly innovative safety device that has the potential to transform working at height across the rail industry – significantly improving safety, productivity and staff satisfaction. The new rail safety strop is attached to the rail, acting as a restraint point, to stop staff working at height from entering unsafe areas and…

Health and safety accolades continue for Lanes

11/01/2011

The Lanes Group has been shortlisted in the health and safety category of the Construction News’ Specialist Awards 2011. John Glover, Group H&S Manager at Lanes, says: “The Lanes’ operation stands firmly on a foundation of health and safety excellence, and that has — quietly — been our focus for many years. “More recently, we…

Lanes Group awarded RoSPA Silver Award

03/06/2009

The Lanes Group is celebrating after winning a coveted Silver in the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2009. Group H&S Manager John Glover and Operations Director Alan Wallis collected the certificate at the awards ceremony on 14 May 2009 at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel. This is the first time Lanes has sought RoSPA…

Lanes reaches final of H&S Awards

21/11/2008

Lanes for Drains reached the finals of the Society of British Water and Wastewater Industries’ (SBWWI) health and safety awards, thanks to an impeccable track record — and an innovative safety management system. The Lanes Group has over 800 employees and operates from 20 depots across the country. That’s a substantial workforce to train and…