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Celebrating 30 Years: A Message from our Managing Director

April 2014

30 years in business is a fantastic milestone and whilst it is important to reflect on the past and recognise the efforts of all of those who have went before us; it is also a time to look forward.

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Turner Access Taking Part in The Kiltwalk 2014

April 2014

As part of Turner Access’ 30th Year Anniversary celebrations, a number of charity events will take place throughout the year, raising money in aid of Yorkhill Children’s Charity. To kick things off, a team of Turner Access employees are taking part in The Glasgow Kiltwalk 2014.

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Turner Access is now Recruiting

March 2014

Turner Access is now recruiting for an Access and Scaffolding Sales Representative based at our Head Office in Glasgow.

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The Turner Group Working Together

March 2014

Turner Access would like to thank Turner Hire Drive for their expertise and excellent customer service experienced first-hand recently.

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The Importance of Choosing the Right Scaffold Tower

March 2014

PASMA, the lead trade association for Aluminium Scaffold Towers, has issued a stark reminder that when it comes to working safely at height, choosing the right equipment is crucial.

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Turner Access Launch 30th Anniversary Celebrations

 

February 2014

 

Turner Access officially launched 30th Anniversary celebrations on Friday with a party for staff and members of the Turner Group.

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Turner Access Celebrates 30th Anniversary

 

February 2014

 

2014 marks the 30th Anniversary of Turner Access.

 

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HSE Overhauls Work at Height Guidance

 

January 2014

 

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has published revised guidance on working at height in an attempt to improve and simplify “outdated, burdensome and over-complicated” regulations.

 

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Turner Access Managing Director Reacts to HSE Fatality Report

 

January 2014

 

A recent report published by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) shows falls from height remain one of the leading causes of death in the U.K workplace.

 

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IPAF Training at an All Time High

 

January 2014

 

Turner Access is pleased to announce that IPAF training in the U.K is at an all time high.

 

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PASMA Training Sees Record Rise in U.K

 

January 2014

 

Turner Access is pleased to report that PASMA trained a record breaking 65,000 candidates last year - A 10% increase from the year before.

 

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The Turner Group Working Together

 

January 2014

Turner Access is proud to be working alongside fellow Turner Group Company, Turner Hire Drive, to provide the highest quality of work at height solutions and hire vehicles.

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Watch the New Turner Access Company Profile on YouTube

 

January 2014

 

See the products, services and manufacturing capability Turner Access can offer in this unique overview.

 

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Merry Christmas from Everyone at Turner Access

 

December 2013

 

With less than one week to go, Turner Access would like to take this opportunity to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

 

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Case Study: Turner OCTO® System Scaffolding Offshore Application

 

December 2013

 

As part of the maintenance project on Transocean’s Deepwater Frontier Drillship a number of scaffold towers were needed. Turner OCTO® System Scaffolding was the best solution for the job.  

 

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Turner Access presents the Turner OCTO® Movie

December 2013

Turner Access is proud to present the Turner OCTO® System Scaffolding movie, giving you an insight into the design, capability and manufacturing process of this revolutionary new scaffolding system.

 

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Turner Access Contributing to HSE Solar Industry Safety Awareness Event 

December 2013

Turner Access will be contributing to the Working Well Together Solar Panel Safety and Health Awareness Day which aims to raise awareness of the significant risks arising from the installation of PV and solar heating technology.

 

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Q&A with PASMA Training Manager

November 2013

As part of our contribution to PASMA National Tower Safety Week, Turner Access ran a Q&A with our PASMA Training Manager, including some of our most frequently asked questions.

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Turner Access features in the 2014 NASC Yearbook

November 2013

The National Access and Scaffolding Federation (NASC) has published its 2014 Yearbook – A key publication for the U.K scaffolding and access industry.

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Turner Access: Connecting with You

November 2013

At Turner Access we aim to connect with our industry as much as possible. This is why we have a number of social media pages designed to give you the choice in how you connect with us.

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Turner Access Contributing to PASMA Tower Safety Week 2013

November 2013

Turner Access recognises the importance of Safe Working at Height and is participating in the first PASMA Tower Safety Week by offering 20% off PASMA training courses.

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Supporting Our Customers Worldwide

October 2013

BetaGuard® Canada has been supplying Turner Access aluminium scaffold towers and low level access platforms to the Greater Toronto Area since 2011.

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Turner Access Managing Director reacts to the NASC Safety Report 2013

October 2013

The NASC has recently published its 2013 Annual Safety Report which documents the statistics for scaffolding safety in 2012. Turner Access Managing Director, Ian Wilson, had this to say.

 

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Turner Access and the Turner Group at SPE Offshore 2013 Case Study

October 2013

Turner Access has returned from a successful week exhibiting at the SPE Offshore Europe Conference and Exhibition 2013 – Europe’s number one Exhibition for the Offshore Oil and Gas Industries. Read the full case study.

 

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Sign Up Now to the Turner Access Monthly Newsletter

September 2013

Highlighting the most relevant and topical working at height news stories, UK construction industry news, scaffolding contracting case studies and exclusive online shop promotions, the Turner Access newsletter is the definitive working at height and construction industry newsletter.

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A Successful week for Turner Access at SPE Offshore Europe 2013

September 2013

Turner Access has returned from the SPE Offshore Europe Conference and Exhibition 2013 energised and enthused after a successful week spent discussing safe working at height for the offshore oil and gas industry. 

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Turner Access Scottish Local Authority Social Refurbishment Case Study

September 2013

A Scottish Local Authority is spending over £25 million in 2013/14 to continue to improve and repair its housing and local estates. The investment is part of the Council’s commitment to bring every Council home in the area up to the Scottish Quality Housing Standard by 2015.

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See the Turner Access SPE Offshore Europe 2013 Stand Preview

August 2013

With the SPE Offshore Europe Conference and Exhibition beginning on Tuesday 3rd of September, here’s a preview of the unique Turner Access and Turner Group stand.

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Turner Access Reacts to Sharp Rise in Mobile Working Platform Fatalities

August 2013

IPAF has issued its half year accident database report for 2013, which shows a sharp increase in fatalities involving mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs).

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Turner Access will be Exhibitting at SPE Offshore Europe 2013

August 2013

Turner Access will be exhibitting at Europe’s number one Offshore Oil and Gas Exhibition from the 3rd to 6th of September 2013.

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Turner Access Congratulates new PASMA Chairman

July 2013

Turner Access would like to congratulate Chris Blantern on recently being appointed the new Chairman of PASMA

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Turner Octo® : System Scaffolding For the Future

July 2013

Turner Access Ltd has recently added to its innovative range with Turner OCTO® System Scaffolding: The next generation in system scaffolding.

 

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Turner Access’ Jim Church Completes 5K Charity Walk

June 2013

Jim Church, Turner Access Health and Safety & Quality Assurance Manager, completes a 5K Charity walk around Pollock Park, Glasgow for The Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice.

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Ian Wilson, MD, Appointed Chairman at NASC for Scotland and Northern Ireland

June 2013

Turner Access is pleased to announce that Managing Director, Ian Wilson has been appointed Chairman for the NASC for Scotland and Northern Ireland.

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Retirement Announcement: Gary Gallagher, Managing Director

May 2013

It is with mixed emotions that Turner Access announce the retirement of Managing Director, Gary Gallagher, after 29 years of outstanding service.

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Work at Height Planning: What You Need to Know 

April 2013

In the U.K, work at height is the biggest single cause of fatal and serious injury in the construction industry. Find out what you can do to stay safe.

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New AIF Video Toolbox Talks for Work at Height Best Practice

March 2013 

The Access Industry Forum (AIF), has released new videos for the popular Video Toolbox Talks (VTT) series.

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Positive HSE Feedback on Working at Height with Solar Panels 

March 2013

Turner Access is delighted to have contributed to a recent Solar Panel Awareness day that has received impressive feedback from the Health and Safety Executive.

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Turner Access Features on the BBC One Show

March 2013

Access and scaffolding specialists, Turner Access, are delighted to have recently been featured on the BBC One Show to highlight the expertise of the scaffolding industry. 

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Turner Access opens new PASMA Training Centre in Aberdeen

February 2013

Turner Access is pleased to announce the opening of its new PASMA training centre in Aberdeen.

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IPAF joins PASMA in Breaking Training Records

February 2013

Following the fantastic news from PASMA last week, IPAF have announced record breaking attendance figures of their own.

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Pasma Training at All Time High

January 2013

Turner Access is pleased to announce that PASMA trained a record breaking 60,000 candidates last year - A 20% increase from the year before.

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