Radon in the Workplace: Are You Compliant?

As UK Radon Awareness Week continues, today’s focus is on radon in the workplace. In the UK, the Management of Health & Safety At Work Regulations 1999 require all employers to assess all hazards that may be posed to staff when at their place of work. This includes radon, yet many employers are unaware of…

What Takes Your Breath Away?

As part of UK Radon Awareness Week, we wanted to find out how much members of the public knew about leading causes of lung cancer. Thank you to the people of Bristol who took part in this video. The UK Radon Association team will be in Bath today (Monday 9th November) asking the same question…

Do You Know Enough To Protect Your Family?

UK Radon Awareness Week has begun! Today’s simple question is “Do you know enough to protect your family from radon?” With over 1000 radon-related lung cancer deaths in the UK every year, it is a hazard that many people are simply unaware of, therefore have given no consideration as to how it could affect them…

European Radon Day Kicks Off UK Radon Awareness Week

UK Radon Awareness Week starts tomorrow, 7th November 2015. This date also marks the first European Radon Day, which is being led by the European Radon Association. And what better date than Marie Curie‚Äôs birthday, which also falls within global Lung Cancer Awareness Month. The purpose of European Radon Day is to give a focal…

Countdown to Radon Awareness Week Starts Here!

With just one month to go until UK Radon Awareness Week kicks off, we’ve been busy creating a range of resources to help you understand more about radon and, importantly, share this knowledge with your friends & family. Head over to our Resources page where you will find our brand new posters; Radon in Homes,…