Government fund backs project to support construction companies to share information about dangerous incidents to help prevent injuries

Health and Safety Executive have received funding from the Regulators’ Pioneer Fund that will help to continue to support construction companies in their data-sharing about dangerous incidents, benefitting the work in Discovering Safety.

Dr Helen Balmforth, Discovering Safety Programme Director and Health and Safety Executive Head of Data Analytics is delighted: ‘This funding enables us to continue to work with our partners and collaborators to benefit the Construction Sector. HSE's 45 years as the health and safety regulator for Great Britain brings a unique combination of regulatory insight, scientific expertise and real-world experience and data that we can use to gain knowledge that will help to prevent incidents.’

The official press release from Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) is here: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/vaccine-carrying-drones-and-self-driving-cars-government-fund-backs-cutting-edge-innovation