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TSA releases annual review of UK bulk liquid storage sector

The Tank Storage Association has released its 2020 Annual Review of the UK’s bulk liquid storage sector. Included is data on terminals, process safety, occupational health and safety as well as on the industry’s contribution to the economy. To monitor industry performance and highlight potential emerging process safety issues, the report reveals ‘low levels’ of [...]

By |2020-06-24T17:19:28+01:00June 24th, 2020|Industry News|Comments Off on TSA releases annual review of UK bulk liquid storage sector

Process Forum Safety (PSF) Publishes June Newsletter

The Process Safety Forum (PSF) has published its latest newsletter featuring key information on COVID-19 and how our sector is responding to the fast-changing climate. PSF used June’s meeting as an opportunity to listen to the approaches taken by the different represented sectors. During the session, knowledge and best practices accumulated since March 2020 [...]

By |2020-06-18T18:19:27+01:00June 18th, 2020|Industry News, RTS|Comments Off on Process Forum Safety (PSF) Publishes June Newsletter

Control of Major Accident Hazards: Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

Right now, the coronavirus means a different way of doing business is needed to protect the community, stay open and keep plant, people and processes safe. The Health and Safety Executive, on behalf of the COMAH Competent Authority, has therefore published guidance on the approach to some specific COMAH requirements during the outbreak. The following [...]

By |2020-04-24T14:36:56+01:00April 24th, 2020|Health and Safety News, Industry News|Comments Off on Control of Major Accident Hazards: Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

Reynolds Training Services wins Rising Star Award

Reynolds Training Services is the winner! We’re proud to have won the prestigious and internationally-recognised Rising Star Award at the Tank Storage Awards, 2020. We would also like to congratulate all of the other worthy nominees and winners. We enjoyed a wonderful night at the gala dinner in the spectacular Floating Pavilion in Rotterdam. The [...]

By |2020-03-12T08:07:51+00:00March 11th, 2020|Industry News, Reynolds Training Services, RTS|Comments Off on Reynolds Training Services wins Rising Star Award

How does Brexit affect your Health and Safety responsibilities?

You may have noticed - the UK has left the EU. We have now entered what is officially termed ‘The Transitional Period’. How does this affect businesses in the High Hazards sector? Well, The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has stressed that your responsibility to protect the health and safety of people affected by your [...]

By |2020-02-05T12:24:37+00:00February 5th, 2020|Health and Safety News, Industry News, Reynolds Training Services|Comments Off on How does Brexit affect your Health and Safety responsibilities?

New TSA report: the role of the bulk liquid storage sector in the energy transition

The bulk liquid storage sector and associated logistics will play an important role in supporting access to the broad mix of energy solutions that will be necessary to meet the UK’s emissions reduction targets, according to the Tank Storage Association’s Executive Director, Peter Davidson. Mr Davidson’s comments came as part of a press release in [...]

By |2020-01-16T13:03:10+00:00January 16th, 2020|Industry News|Comments Off on New TSA report: the role of the bulk liquid storage sector in the energy transition

Health and Safety Executive appoints new Chief Exec

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive, Sarah Albon. Ms Albon is set to join the HSE on September 1st, 2019. She will leave her current role as Inspector General and Chief Executive of the Insolvency Service, a role she has occupied since 2015. Ms Albon’s will [...]

By |2019-10-07T11:48:02+01:00July 3rd, 2019|Health and Safety News, Industry News, RTS|Comments Off on Health and Safety Executive appoints new Chief Exec

Good news from the TSA annual review

The Tank Storage Association (TSA) has published its annual review, looking at the health (and the safety) of the Bulk Liquid sector. Happily, it reports that our sector is in good shape. Bulk liquid storage is a critical component of the UK economy and greases the wheels of the supply chain for many industries - [...]

By |2019-06-24T16:38:42+01:00June 24th, 2019|Health and Safety News, Industry News, RTS|Comments Off on Good news from the TSA annual review

The Importance of Major Hazard Leadership

The Health and Safety Executive and industry have come together to promote 2019 as the “Year of Major Hazard Leadership”. To this end, they organised a ‘COMAH Strategic Forum Open Meeting’ for senior managers of sites with the potential to cause a major hazard accident. It included presentations from the Environment Agency and several [...]

Government Warns Against Online Security Attacks

Computers are now woven into the fabric of our high hazard industries. They do everything from offering remote access and monitoring, to on-site security and billing. Obviously - when computers are so intrinsically involved in the storage and transportation of hazardous liquids under secure conditions - security is of paramount importance! It’s deeply troubling, then, [...]

By |2019-05-31T11:24:23+01:00May 31st, 2019|Industry News, Online Health and safety|0 Comments