Winter Weather

Top Tips for Driving in Winter Weather

Winter weather can be extremely unpredictable. Ice, snow, heavy rain and fog significantly increase the risks on the roads. Stopping distances can double in the wet and increase enormously in ice and snow. If you can’t see clearly then you can’t react to hazards. Driving in bad weather can be lethal. Here are the most […]

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Winter Safety in Construction

A Focus on Construction – Winter Safety

Winter safety within construction requires more investment in the safety and health of employees. When the clocks go back and the days go darker earlier,  it is imperative that your employees remain safe and warm during the winter months. Strong winds, freezing cold temperatures, snow, ice and lots of rain – these elements can cause […]

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Soft-Skills

Soft Skills Training

When it comes to skills in employment, the first line of emphasis is typically towards abilities, training and knowledge of specific skill sets, which are referred to as hard skills. Soft skills, however, are often overlooked, yet they also play an important role in day-to-day operations. Soft Skills are personal attributes that enhance an individual’s […]

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Stress Awareness

National Stress Awareness Day 2017

Have you ever found yourself in a situation where your to-do list seems endless, deadlines are fast approaching and you find yourself saying ‘I’m stressed!’ We all deal with stress differently, sometimes you might be able to tell straight away when you’re feeling under stress, but other times you might keep going without recognising the […]

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COSHH in Hairdressing

COSHH in Hairdressing

If you work in a hairdressers or salon then you will be working with hazardous substances daily. The examination of COSHH in hairdressing is essential for Health and Safety. You may not realise that the products you use have the potential to cause ill health, you probably also didn’t know that the most ordinary of […]

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