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Managing Student Medication

Managing Student Medication
Most students at some point in time will need to take prescribed or over-the-counter medications...

What you need to know to comply with the Health & Safety (Safety Signs and Signals) Regulations 1996

What you need to know to comply with the Health & Safety (Safety Signs and Signals) Regulations 1996
Who is responsible for Safety Signage? The guidance is for employers, dutyholders and others who...

HSE Report shows poor mental health accounting for over half of work related illness

HSE Report shows poor mental health accounting for over half of work related illness
The HSE annual statistics on work-related ill health and workplace injuries record 914,000 cases of...

A Winter's Tale - Ice Hazard Safety Signage

A Winter's Tale - Ice Hazard Safety Signage
It is a known fact that slip and trip accidents increase during the winter season, which can be for...

Asset Management and the Academy Trust Handbook

Asset Management and the Academy Trust Handbook
In 2021 the handbook was re-named as simply the Academy Trust Handbook to reflect an increasing...

In the News: Lock Out and Pre-Check failures attract £400K fine

In the News: Lock Out and Pre-Check failures attract £400K fine
Bernard Matthew’s Food Ltd has been fined £400,000 following two separate incidents where employees...

Signage's Role in Waste Industry Machinery Safety

Signage's Role in Waste Industry Machinery Safety
Fatal machinery accidents at GB waste and recycling sites have increased significantly over the...

HSE Waste and Recycling Site Inspections and Lock Out/ Isolation

HSE Waste and Recycling Site Inspections and Lock Out/ Isolation
The HSE recognises the waste and recycling as a ‘high risk sector’ because of the unacceptable...

In the News: Failure to isolate machine results in lost hand and £115K fine

In the News: Failure to isolate machine results in lost hand and £115K fine
A grandfather whose hand was cut off while he was repairing a boxing-making factory machine has...

HSE construction site inspections focus on moving & handling materials

HSE construction site inspections focus on moving & handling materials
  Construction sites are being targeted by the HSE as part of a health inspection initiative...