New Product Launch!!

As a part of our new Spectrum catalogue, we are proud to launch our compact range of 4 pre-designed Shadow Boards! Here at Spectrum Industrial we know how effective the use of Shadow Boards can be. These boards are ideal to help simplify workplace procedures and processes, working to help users quickly identify missing items whilst also being a key part of …

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Proud To Be Part Of BSIF!

BSIF Registered Safety Supplier Scheme – Mission Statement:  The BSIF aspires to eliminate non-compliant, unsafe, counterfeit and illegal safety products and services from the UK and provide a quality assurance scheme for the purchase of genuine PPE and safety equipment that will help to keep people safe and healthy at work. Spectrum Industrial are proud to be a part of …

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Health and Safety Fine Tops £1.8million!

This week we have seen one of the country’s leading construction and services groups prosecuted on Health and Safety grounds for a third time in the past year. With the most recent fine being the largest at £1.8million, the company has now set aside a huge budget of £8million as a provision for health and safety incidents next year. A …

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Combat the 7 deadly sins of Lockout!

Collin Warren partner at Fisher Phillips recently gave a Q&A presentation at EHS’s 2017 Safety Leadership Conference discussing some of the challenges employers face on a daily basis to ensure compliance with OSHA’s Lockout/Tagout requirements. He provided a list of the 7 deadly sins of Lockout which in turn we aim to help you combat! Sin 1 – Lack of …

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Council Slammed By Critics!

Critics have slammed a local council after the decision was made to pay in excess of £150,000 for 4 tourist information signs. The cost for the signs includes a staggering £23,000 for the design of the stands, with £132,000 set aside for installation. Here at Spectrum Industrial we work closely with local councils, government agencies and health authorities to ensure their standard …

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Slow Down Save Lives for Road Safety Week 20-26/11/17

As we take part in Road Safety Week throughout the UK we must take the time to consider that speeding is still a huge problem that can cause so many unnecessary accidents and has the potential to destroy lives. The safety of drivers, passengers and pedestrians is something that can never be guaranteed. So often the unexpected can happen, whether …

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Spectrum at work in the UAE!

The team at Spectrum Industrial have recently developed and now hand delivered a pair of demonstrator kits to our office in the UAE. We’ve created both a Shadow Boards Sample Box and a Lockout Tagout Demo Kit which can be used together or individually as product samples and bespoke training aids. Our UAE Shadow Board Sample Box holds a variety …

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How safely do you work?

Lack of risk assessments, training and instructions have again resulted in serious injuries for an employee and a £60,000 fine for the employer – an Electric Engineering Contractor. In the latest incident the employee was injured when a top heavy 650-750kg electrical control panel fell whilst he was trying to move it. He was left trapped on the ground with …

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Parlimentary enquiry following breach of Health and Safety!

The country’s largest supplier of supermarket chicken recently faced a parliamentary inquiry in the wake of a Guardian and ITV News investigation into standards at the plant following recent news of alleged health and safety breaches. In the undercover sting it is alleged that a Guardian and ITV News undercover reporter witnessed a worker altering the kill dates on crates of …

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