Each year around 80,000 construction workers in GB suffer from an illness they believe was caused or made worse by their work.
Around 40% of these cases were new conditions, which started during the year, while the remainder were long-standing conditions. Of these 80,000 cases:
52,000 were cases of musculoskeletal disorders (MSD), of which just under a third were new conditions;
12,000 were cases of stress, depression or anxiety, of which around 60% were new conditions;
16,000 were cases of other illness (such as skin or respiratory conditions). Or by the different divisions of construction:
26,000 (32%) were to workers in Construction of buildings
47,000 (59%) were to workers in Specialised construction activities; and
7,000 (9%) were to workers in Civil engineering
A range from Banner Stakes. Communicative retractable barriers which can provide clear identification. This can lead to an increase in productivity and health and safety at your premises. Banner Stakes is a leader of Safety products which provide both high visibility and adherence to regulations.
There are two main product ranges. Plus Line is a range of protective retractable barriers which are durable, visually stunning and very flexible. The Plus Line incorporates trolleys which are available in three colours and flexible Plus Line wall mounts will can even be illuminated. The second range are another type of wall mounted barriers which have been constructed for all surfaces. from Glass to Stainless steel, the suction cups are the strongest available. For metal the patented magnet application.
There are many uses for Banner Stakes Trolleys. Listed below are just a few of them.
An easy to use, convenient barrier system for demarcation of areas in large manufacturing facilities. Brightly colored webbing help keep staff free of restricted areas and improves communication.
Janitorial and Sanitation:
Barrier Systems are a standard requirement for janitorial staff. Having rapid set-up barrier to restrict access to areas, or even buildings being cleaned announces that there is restricted controlled environments.
Queues in emergency rooms, cafeterias, and x-ray departments in hospitals are just a few of the reasons that the barrier systems are a neccessary requirement in Healthcare
In a places of business such as public warehouses, a barrier system is essential for blocking aisles while forklifts or other machinery is being used. The speed which Banner Stakes can be set up and taken down means happier customers having access to all areas of the store in record time.
The Banner Stakes Plus Cart System consists of one industrial-strength cart with foot-lock brakes that holds 5 banner heads, 5 stanchions and 5 bases. Each banner head has a 4600mm long, 64mm wide belt that can be printed with any wording of your choice.