• 14th September 2016

      Marpal were exhibiting at the NASHiCS forum in Lincoln on 13th September.  This was a perfect opportunity to showcase our Fire Safety, Asbestos Management and CDM Services to likeminded members who are committed to promoting and improving safety and health within the Care Sector. Fire safety was a huge topic for discussion with guess…

  • 19th July 2016

    Marpal have been commissioned by Healthcare Management Solutions (HMS) to carry out Asbestos Management Surveys and Asbestos Awareness Training for a number of Larchwood Care Homes.  The initial appoint covers 6 Homes with a total delivery of 35 Homes over a 6 month period, up to Christmas 2016.

  • 18th July 2016

    The evacuation of Care Homes in case of fire is often difficult, as a high proportion of the residents are usually either physically or neurologically impaired (or both). Whilst progressive evacuation is the preferred fire evacuation strategy for most Care Homes (moving residents to relatively safe fire compartments within the Home rather than immediately evacuating…

  • 13th July 2016

    Paul Littlewood, Managing Director at Marpal and Under 16s Manager for St Georges FC, treated the Players to a day at the English Football Associations Football Centre at St Georges Park.  The team deserved their day out following a 3-1 victory in their final game of the season, which crowned them Derby City League Division…

  • 11th July 2016

    As part of the on-going Health and Safety Framework Agreement with Babcock International (MPT), Marpal have been commissioned to carry out Site Safety Inspections on 6 projects across 4 different Military Establishments at RAF Cranwell, RAF Barkstone Heath, RAF Valley and RAF Shawbury. Monthly Site Safety Inspections will be undertaken on all sites, with projects at RAF…

  • 17th May 2016

      Marpal have recently become members of the National Association for Safety and Health in Care Services (NASHiCS). The Association focuses on many aspects of health and safety affecting the Care Services Sector. The Association and its Members deal with regulatory bodies such the HSE; along with topics including transport for the disabled, communicable disease…

  • Asbestos
    13th May 2016

    Although asbestos has been banned from use in the UK, there are still many buildings built or refurbished prior to 2000, which will still contain asbestos. Everyone involved with the surveying, inspection, repairing, extending, demolishing or altering of a building is at high risk of being exposed to asbestos on a regular basis. In fact,…

  • 26th April 2016

      Marpal are proud to be part of this significant event for the UK Care Sector.  Marpal will bring a wealth of experience, having operated in the care sector over the past 12 years providing Asbestos Management, Fire Safety and CDM Consultancy Services. FREE HEALTH CHECKS will be provided to Care Home providers to ensure…