Tips to Consider When Undertaking Risk Assessments

Risk assessment forms the basis of good health and safety management in the workplace. Make sure you take the time to ensure that your assessments are effective and that the necessary measures are taken to protect your employees and any others on the premises. Tips to Consider When Undertaking Risk Assessments: When starting to do […]

Tips to Ensure a Safe Environment for Contractors and Others Affected by Joint Work Activities

Tips to Ensure a Safe Environment for Contractors and Others Affected by Joint Work Activities 1. Undertake a joint risk assessment with all parties involved in the work and make it site specific. Look at environmental factors such as ground conditions, utility cables that are present, and any other hazards that could cause a problem. […]

Ensure your Machinery Safety Measures Meet the Grade

The safety devices installed by manufacturers are there for a reason – it’s therefore vitally important that all of your employees know not to remove them or adapt them. Tips to Ensure your Machinery Safety Measures Meet the Grade: Undertake a risk assessment to identify machinery that your workers use which could give rise to […]

Tips for Homeworkers

Homeworking can present challenges to both employers and employees. For employers, this can include managing staff who work on their own and away from the main business base. For employees, it can include overcoming feelings of isolation and managing the boundaries between home and work life. Employers have a duty of care for all their […]

Falls from height – Fragile roof

Falls from height through fragile roofs are all too common. Take steps today to ensure you employ competent contractors and make sure all parties on site work together safely. Tips for Managing Contractors and Subcontractors Always check the credentials of contractors before employing them to ensure they are experienced, qualified and competent to do the […]