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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Top Tips for a Safe Office

Simple Steps to a Safer Office

On average, a person will spend 92,120 hours of their life at work – yes that’s an awfully long time to spend at the office, so it is essential that we keep our offices as safe and healthy as possible. A job where most of the work tasks are completed whilst sitting in a chair […]

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Falls from Height

Falls from Height

Working at height is a high-risk activity; Falls from Height can lead to fatalities if the tasks are not properly controlled. According to the HSE, 144 workers were fatally injured in 2015/16 with just over a quarter of all fatal injuries accounted for by fall from height. If you’re an employer and in control of any […]

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Mental Health in the Workplace

Tackling Mental Health issues at Work

Did you know one in four suffer mental health problems during their lives? According to Mind, more than one in five agreed that they have called in sick to avoid work when asked how workplace stress had affected them. So, even though it is very common, why do people still find it very difficult to […]

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A simple guide to PUWER

A SIMPLE GUIDE TO PUWER

PUWER – Do you know what it stands for? Every Site Manager out there knows that it’s crucial to follow government Health & Safety regulations, but when it comes to documents such as PUWER; the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 can actually be pretty hard to get your head around, even for […]

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