Why should I carry out work station assessments?

If you work in an office environment, you probably won’t realise how many hours you spend glued to your computer screen and the impact it is having on your physical health. After all, there has been a significant amount of research that has indicated that long periods of time sitting...

Why H&S is essential?

Health and safety in the workplace should always be a top priority and should focus on managing risks in order to protect your workers, as well as your business. After all, this should always be the main focus of any business owner and it’s essential that all workers, regardless of...

How to keep your employees safe in the workplace

It’s important that all businesses, regardless of their size, recognise the important of keeping their workforce safe and well. And, of course, as we continue to adapt to the many challenges that come hand in hand with Covid-19, it’s important that your workforce feel safe at work. So, how can...

New workplace practices and how to implement them

As many businesses start to return to work following the easing of Covid-19 restrictions, it is inevitable that many new workplace practices will be implemented in a bid to keep the workforce safe. According to gov.uk, you should implement the following workplace practices to protect your employees and prevent Covid-19...

Do SMEs require Health & Safety?

It’s the responsibility of all businesses to protect the health and safety of their employees, partners, and members of the public. Health and safety laws and regulations apply to businesses of all sizes, including SMEs. But, when it comes to implementing health and safety rules in the workplace, it isn’t...

A Guide To Risk Assessments

A risk assessment is a core component of health and safety management in the workplace. So it’s important that all businesses carry out thorough risk assessments that comply with their statutory duty under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974. Risk assessments are not only in place to protect...

A Hybrid Way Of Working – How Can You Make It Work?

The Coronavirus pandemic led to many businesses adopting remote working. And, although this new set-up initially caused problems for some, many have found it to be a success. Many employees have also found working at home to be a largely positive experience, citing benefits such as a better work-life balance...

Why and when do you need health and safety in a company?

All employers are responsible for ensuring that the right level of health and safety is in place within their company or working environment. In fact, there are several health and safety laws that are in place to protect you, your employees, and members of the public from workplace dangers.  But...