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School Accident Prevention H&S Myths #1 - Bonkers about Conkers

School Accident Prevention H&S Myths #1 - Bonkers about Conkers
SG World are all about solutions that keep students safe and sound at school. Accidents happen...

Where does a Permit to Work System Fit into your Safety Processes?

Where does a Permit to Work System Fit into your Safety Processes?
What is the purpose of a Permit to Work? And what makes permits to work different from risk...

Confined Space Entry Permit to Work System

Confined Space Entry Permit to Work System
Under the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 employers are responsible for ensuring the...

What is Hot Work and Do I Need a Permit to Work?

What is Hot Work and Do I Need a Permit to Work?
Hot work is any activity or process that generates a source of ignition, this could be through a...

Six Factors that can make or break your Permit to Work System

Six Factors that can make or break your Permit to Work System
The main HSE guidance on Permits to Work is the HSG250 ACOP Guidance on Permit-to-Work Systems....

What needs to be included in a Permit to Work?

What needs to be included in a Permit to Work?
A 'permit to work' is a formal, written, safe system of work to control potentially hazardous...

Practical Design Recommendations for a Permit to Work

Practical Design Recommendations for a Permit to Work
Like any other form or documentation – the key role of a Permit to Work is to support clear and...

Are free Permit to Work templates fit for purpose?

Are free Permit to Work templates fit for purpose?
If you are responsible for health and safety, you've probably checked out some of the free...

Permits to Work and Isolation

Permits to Work and Isolation
The isolation process is also widely known as 'Lockout / Tagout' and is used to isolate...

PUWER equipment breaches increase by 40% on construction sites

PUWER equipment breaches increase by 40% on construction sites
The Building Safety Group (BSG) has reported a 40% increase in PUWER equipment breaches...