HSE safety alert issued: ear loop masks/respirators

HSE safety alert issued: ear loop masks/respirators A safety alert, issued on 26 April 2022, advises that HSE does not recommend using ear loop masks/respirators as tight-fitting RPE at work. New HSE research has shown that respirators/masks which rely on ear loops to hold the respirator/mask in place, do not protect people adequately when used…

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National Pest Awards 2022

The National Pest Awards 2022 is now back! Organised by Pest Magazine, The National Pest Awards has been launched to promote, reward and recognise excellence and good practice in British pest control. What better way of rewarding the hard work and dedication that goes into the UK industry. Enter for free now and help reinforce…

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NPTA Course on Rodent Problem Solving

NPTA COURSE ON RODENT PROBLEM SOLVING Date: Tuesday 31st May Location: High Legh Village Hall, West Lane, High Legh, Knutsford, Cheshire. WA16 6LR Cost: £80.00 plus vat for NPTA members or £160.00 vat incl. for non members. CPD Points: 12 We are also happy to provide the course at your office should this be of…

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Rare UK eagle’s rodenticide death shines spotlight on need for responsible rodent control

Rare UK eagle’s rodenticide death shines spotlight on need for responsible rodent control A poisoned white-tailed eagle found in Dorset is dramatic and regrettable evidence of the need for universally responsible use of rodenticides, states the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use. “Whether caused by deliberate abuse or unintended secondary poisoning from eating poisoned rodents, this incident…

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Pest Control Business For Sale

Pest Control Business For Sale Long established Pest & Bird Control Business that have built up a strong reputation built up over 34 years. This is a great business opportunity to take over a Professional provider of Pest & Bird Control Services that has regular repeat business from clients going back many years. We operate…

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New rodenticide guidelines: Future availability of professional baits in users’ own hands

New rodenticide guidelines: Future availability of professional baits in users’ own hands To protect the future availability of high potency rodenticides to farmers, gamekeepers and pest controllers, new practical guidelines have been issued by the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use UK. According to CRRU chairman Dr Alan Buckle: “The need arises because, as responsible rodenticide users already…

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