Author Archive: theEHP

I qualified as an Environmental Health Practitioner (EHP) 1999. Between 1999 and 2003 I worked in Local Authority Private Sector Housing Departments as an Environmental Health Practitioner where I specialised in housing.

I started working as a Housing Consultant in 2001 and left Local Government in 2003.

I have a BSc Hons in Environmental Health and a PG Dip in Housing. I am currently studying a PG Dip in Surveying.

I am a member of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health and a Student Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors.

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Jobs: Environmental Health Officer / Technical Officer (Housing Enforcement)

Jobs: Environmental Health Officer / Technical Officer (Housing Enforcement)

| 16 September, 2014 | 07:34 | Reply

Specialism: Housing
Salary: Negotiable dependent on experience
Location: Sussex

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Jobs: Environmental Health Officer/Technical Officer – Housing

Jobs: Environmental Health Officer/Technical Officer – Housing

| 14 September, 2014 | 23:03 | Reply

Specialism: Private Sector Housing
Salary: £28 – £30 per Hour
Location: South East

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Jobs: Senior Commercial Property Surveyor

Jobs: Senior Commercial Property Surveyor

| 14 September, 2014 | 22:58 | Reply

Specialism: Building Surveying
Salary: £25 – £29 per Hour
Location: London Central

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Jobs: Environmental Health Officer – Housing

Jobs: Environmental Health Officer – Housing

| 14 September, 2014 | 22:53 | Reply

Specialism: Private Sector Housing
Salary: £25 – £29 per Hour
Location: London South

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Jobs: Environmental Health Officer – HS2 Project Lead

Jobs: Environmental Health Officer – HS2 Project Lead

| 14 September, 2014 | 22:47 | Reply

Specialism: Pollution
Salary: £28 – £30 per Hour
Location: London North

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Jobs: Project Lead (noise and vibration)

Jobs: Project Lead (noise and vibration)

| 9 September, 2014 | 07:01 | Reply

Specialism: Environmental Protection
Salary: c£26.00 per hour
Location: London

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theEHP Newsletter – No 112

theEHP Newsletter – No 112

| 28 August, 2014 | 11:01 | Reply

In this weeks newsletter you will find a webinar, Campylobacter survey report, prosecutions, RPT Decisions & much more.

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RPT Decision: Improvement Notice (MAN/30UG/HIN/2013/0002)

| 28 August, 2014 | 09:24 | Reply

This case relates to an Appeal against an Improvement Notice issued by Hyndburn Borough Council. The appeal concerned Category 2 Hazards of Domestic Hygiene, Pest & Refuse.

The tribunal quashed the Improvement Notice and requested that it be replaced with a new Hazard Awareness Notice.

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RPT Decision: Improvement Notice (BIR/00FK/HIN/2013/0013)

| 28 August, 2014 | 09:05 | Reply

This case relates to an Appeal against an Improvement Notice issued by Derby City Council. The appeal concerned a Category 2 Hazard for Fire Hazard.

The tribunal confirmed the notice.

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RPT Decision: Improvement Notice (LON/00AH/HIN/2013/0010)

| 28 August, 2014 | 08:54 | Reply

This case relates to an Appeal against an Improvement Notice issued by London Borough of Crydon. The appeal concerned various Category 1 &2 Hazards.

The tribunal dismissed the appeal and varied the notice.

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Health & Safety: New report compares fatal work injuries in the EU and US

Health & Safety: New report compares fatal work injuries in the EU and US

| 27 August, 2014 | 20:58 | Reply

In an attempt to provide better information about fatal workplace hazards, Eurostat and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics recently developed a study comparing fatal work injuries in the EU and the US.

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Housing: Cardiff’s crackdown on rogue landlords gathers pace

Housing: Cardiff’s crackdown on rogue landlords gathers pace

| 27 August, 2014 | 20:30 | Reply

Cardiff City Council has prosecuted a further rogue landlord for offences relating to breaches of the regulations for houses in multiple occupation, at a court hearing at Cardiff Magistrates Court.

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Environmental Protection: Caerphilly resident fined for fly-tipping offence

Environmental Protection: Caerphilly resident fined for fly-tipping offence

| 25 August, 2014 | 18:13 | Reply

A Caerphilly county borough resident has been taken to court and fined for allowing the illegal disposal of commercial waste in a public area.

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Environmental Protection: Flytipping ‘duty of care’ costs Cambridge man £1,275

Environmental Protection: Flytipping ‘duty of care’ costs Cambridge man £1,275

| 25 August, 2014 | 18:13 | Reply

In a prosecution brought by Cambridge City Council, a Cambridge man has being ordered to pay a £1,000 fine for dumping household waste between 2013 and 2014.

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Environmental Protection: Beeston Couple Guilty Of Fly Tipping

Environmental Protection: Beeston Couple Guilty Of Fly Tipping

| 25 August, 2014 | 18:13 | Reply

A Beeston couple were fined £1,144.50 earlier this month after pleading guilty to flytipping offences at Nottingham Magistrates Court. They were also ordered to pay £325.00 of costs to clear the waste.

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Food Allergen Law & Your Food Business Workshop

Food Allergen Law & Your Food Business Workshop

| 25 August, 2014 | 18:07 | Reply

Safe and Sound Food Solutions will be holding a FIR workshop on the 29th September. This workshop will give you an overview on food allergy information, what the FIR is all about and how it affects your specific food business sector.

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Food Safety: Mice infestation leads to prosecution for Bury Park food shop

Food Safety: Mice infestation leads to prosecution for Bury Park food shop

| 25 August, 2014 | 17:41 | Reply

Luton Council successfully prosecuted the owners of Haji & Sons in Bury Park on 12 August at Luton Magistrates Court for food safety offences (Photos on Flickr).

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Housing: Huge fine for landlords who rented out unsafe property

Housing: Huge fine for landlords who rented out unsafe property

| 25 August, 2014 | 13:59 | Reply

Two landlords have been prosecuted and ordered to pay a total of £65,970 after renting out an unsafe House in Multiple Occupation (HMO) (Photos on Flickr).

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