Latest Health and Safety News

News, views and stories of interest which may help you in your Health and Safety strategy. The archive section is always open to view stories you might have missed. Below is a list of all our current news items, or you can view our past stories by going to our archive section.

Submitted on 12 Apr 2017

Workplace Safety – is your Business at Risk?

If you feel in the dark about identifying workplace risks and how to tackle them, our newly enhanced Self-Assessment questionnaire can help bring you into the light! ... read more »

 

Submitted on 9 Mar 2017

Don’t let this be You!

The HSE prosecution of company directors has trebled since the introduction of the New Sentencing Guidelines. ... read more »

 

Submitted on 31 Jan 2017

Cyber Attack - what chance have I got?

While world powers and global organisations are struggling to block international attacks on their political agencies, energy producers and infrastructure, you may well think “What chance have I got to protect my business from such onslaught?” ... read more »

 

Submitted on 8 Dec 2016

Your glitch-free guide to celebrating the festive season!

It’s not long now before the seasonal festivities begin in earnest - so here are a few things to consider to ensure you and your staff have a trouble free Christmas. ... read more »

 

Submitted on 31 Oct 2016

If it’s “severe weather ahead” – is your business ready?

While many of us in the UK are enjoying some glorious autumn weather, now is a good time to review your plans to protect your business against any severe weather in the months ahead! ... read more »

 

Submitted on 10 Oct 2016

Sitting is the new Smoking

With a major focus now on the wellbeing of those in work – what changes can you make in your business to improve the health and wellbeing of your staff? ... read more »

 

Submitted on 20 Sep 2016

Counting the Cost - Young Workers at Risk

By engaging young people employers play an important part in supporting the development of the next generation of workers. But with that comes responsibility for ensuring those young people, who are more vulnerable than their older colleagues, are protected from harm. ... read more »

 

Submitted on 24 Aug 2016

Launch of New Standard for Lone Workers

With the anticipated publication in September of the new Standard for Lone Workers* - perhaps now is a good time to take a fresh look at how to best protect staff who work alone. ... read more »

 

Submitted on 4 Aug 2016

Engaging the next generation of Workers

Now that’s school’s out it’s that time of year when youngsters are thinking about their future…. and employers get numerous requests to take on young workers and apprentices. ... read more »

 

Submitted on 1 Jul 2016

Protecting your Business in this Time of Change

Since the EU’s “Six Pack” became the cornerstone of business health and safety, over 23 years ago, there has been a significant change in the way companies access the support needed to manage business risk today. ... read more »