November 2018

NISO Safety Awards – Consistent High Achievement

Acacia are very proud to be recognised with a Higher Distinction Award for excellence in occupational health & safety and a Consistent High Achievement Award for the 3rd year running.

November 2017

NISO Health & Safety Excellence At Acacia

Acacia win High Achiever Award for excellence in occupational health & safety at the 26th Annual NISO Health & Safety Awards.

October 2017

Is Your Workplace Winter Ready?

Yes, it’s that time of year again when winter weather threatens havoc to our well-maintained facilities. With the EPA predicting the impacts of global warming to include more intense storms and rainfall events we need more than ever to be Winter Ready!

October 2017

Health & Wellbeing for all Ages – European Health & Safety Week

European Health & Safety Week 2017 begins on October 23rd.  This year’s theme is “Healthy Workplaces for all ages”.  Why not take this opportunity to think about health and safety in your own workplace? 

August 2017

Workplace Safety Compliance – ISO 45001

You may be more than familiar with OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health and Safety Standard (formerly BS OSHSA 18001).  Indeed most workplaces operate to this high standard on a daily basis, whether formally accredited or not.

October 2016

Acacia win High Achiever Health and Safety Award

Acacia Facilities Management have received a prestigious High Achiever Award from the National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO) for excellence in occupational health and safety.

April 2016

Salesforce Best Large Workplace in Ireland

Salesforce was recently ranked No. 1 on the list of the Best Large Workplaces in Ireland

March 2016

New Workers More Likely to Have an Accident

The HSA have recently launched an awareness campaign on national radio to highlight the fact that new and inexperienced workers are more likely to have an accident at work

March 2016

Understanding Passive Fire Protection

The Association for Specialist Fire Protection in Ireland (ASFPI) is recently organised a forum at the Facilities Ireland Exhibition.

November 2015

National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO) Award 2015

Acacia Facilities Management have for the fifth consecutive year received a prestigious National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO) Award

March 2015

Fire Safety Management

Eyre Massy, Technical Services Director from Acacia Facilities Management recently presented at ASFP Ireland Fire Compartmentation Seminar at the FM Ireland 2015 event.

November 2014

Acacia win Health and Safety Award

Acacia Facilities Management are delighted to have once again received a prestigious National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO) Award for excellence in occupational health and safety.

March 2014

Contractor Competency

The recent double manslaughter prosecution of a gas fitter in Northern Ireland has heightened awareness among all employers and building owners as to their obligations in this area…

May 2013

New Pressure System Regulations in Ireland

The failure of pressure equipment can result in fatalities and serious injuries and cause major damage to property.

March 2013

Fire Protection Seminar

Eyre Massy, Associate Director – Technical Services, gave an insight into the role of the Facilities Manager at the ASFP Ireland (Association for Specialist Fire Protection) seminar.

October 2012

Acacia NISO Award 2012

Acacia Facilities Management are delighted to have received a prestigious National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO) award for the second consecutive year.

July 2012

Legionnaires Outbreak Preventable

The recent UK Edinburgh outbreak, in which a 56-year-old man has died, indicates that poor maintenance regimes or complacency are still too prevalent in public buildings and other large complexes.

April 2011

Joe Fox EHS Manager, Directors Liabilities

Joe Fox EHS Manager’s Presentation on Directors liabilities

April 2011

Joe Fox EHS Manager (IPFMA CPD Presentation)

Joe Fox EHS Manager with Acacia will present on the 28/04/11 on Section 80 – Liabilities for Directors & Managers

February 2011

Chairman of IPFMA Facilities Sub Committee recommends CPD

David O’Brien recommends IPFMA CPD on New Water Management Guidelines in Ireland