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Lucion announce acquisition of Innov8 Safety Solutions

Lucion Environmental director Ross Boulton with Innov8 managing director Alan Robson

Risk management company Lucion Environmental have this week announced their acquisition of Wirral based, safety solutions company Innov8 ltd.

The deal, finalised by Lucion’s Financial Director and co-founder Charles Pickles with Innov8’s Managing Director,…

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HSE Asbestos App comes under fire

iStock_000023009613SmallAs reported on RCI online The United Kingdom Asbestos Training Association (UKATA) has criticised the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) over its new web app ‘Beware Asbestos’, which it says “gives completely the wrong message to tradespeople” about working with asbestos.

‘Beware Asbestos’ was launched in…

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New Duty To Manage Course- Launched

tool belt stuffed with various toolsLucion Environmental have this week launched a new course entitled “Duty To Manage”.
The course is designed to give the practical and theoretical skills to manage asbestos within a building to comply with their duty under…

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Best Companies 2015

Lucion are thrilled to announce their award of ‘one to watch’ status as part of the Best Companies, Sunday Times annual “Best Companies to Work For” 2015 survey.

The accolade follows an extensive employee survey, in which Lucion ranked highly in eight key…

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Major Laboratory Expansion Complete

_S7B6650Mike Smith PhotoLucion Environmental are continuing with plans for growth after recently completing a quarter of a million pound expansion to their existing laboratory in Gateshead.

The plans for expansion came after a successful year for the company which…

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Compensation claims for asbestos in Lancashire hit £687k

Lancashire County Council has paid out almost £700,000 to people with conditions linked to asbestos in the past four years


Lucion are pleased to announce Supplier Status for NEPRO

Screenshot 2014-11-10 at 10.57.25 - Display 2Lucion are pleased to announce to their Public Sector Clients of their recent accredited Suppliers Status to NEPRO.

NEPRO is a nationally available neutral vendor solution for public and third sector organisations to engage specialist professional services including consultants and interim.

Set up by the North East Procurement Organisation,…

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What makes me a competent person? Part 3

iStock_000007994310SmallWe are continually asked ‘What makes me a competent person?’, Lucion Trainer, Stuart Goodman discusses:

There are a number of training courses available to assist anyone that is likely to be involved with or work in the vicinity of asbestos. From the basic asbestos awareness…

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Quantitative Analysis of Asbestos in Soils

BeFunky_null_2.jpgIdentifying asbestos in soils through qualitative and quantitative analysis 

Asbestos in soil and made ground is an ever growing concern for developers and the construction industry.

There are many legal and legislative obligations which need to be considered when dealing with asbestos in soils and made ground,…

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IPF cases linked with asbestos exposure

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) cases linked with asbestos exposure

iStock_000004922293SmallStudy findings have implications for patients’ access to new treatments

Munich, Germany: A proportion of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) cases may be linked with asbestos exposure, according to…

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What makes me a competent person? part 2


We are continually asked ‘What makes me a competent person?’, Lucion Trainer, Stuart Goodman discusses:

It is common that the person responsible for managing asbestos in a building has read all the supporting information but still isn’t sure what to do.  It may be…

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Lucion awarded Investors in People

IIP Award Brand Mark Standard (Boxed) Pantone 539-Lucion Environmental are thrilled to announce their award of  the Investors in People Standard, demonstrating their commitment to realising the potential of their people.

Investors in People is the UK’s leading accreditation for business improvement through people management, and…

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