One hundred and thirty-five workers were killed in work-related incidents in Great Britain in the last year, according to figures published by the Health and Safety Executive.
The industries with the highest deaths were construction (45), agriculture, forestry, and fishing (21), manufacturing (15), and transportation and storage (15).
"We need to challenge ourselves, questioning the effectiveness of our current protective measures, our focus should be on ensuring that our actions are optimised for the benefit of society."Read more
This qualification is suitable for individuals seeking to conduct incident investigations proficiently. It is particularly beneficial for employers, supervisors, SHE champions, as well as union and safety representatives.Read more
In the realm of professional qualifications, many may not realise that a Level 6 NVQ is indeed the equivalent of a degree, providing an alternative and equally valuable pathway to expertise and recognition.Read more
While online training offers many benefits, there are situations where face-to-face training remains the superior choice. This is particularly true for health and safety training, where hands-on experience and immediate feedback can be crucial.Read more
Accidents and medical emergencies can happen at any time and place, including the workplace. When seconds matter, having well-trained individuals who can provide immediate assistance can be the difference between life and death. This is where emergency first aid training plays a crucial roleRead more
Bosses who have to shout at work to get heard may not actually be angry! Instead, they may have a noise problem within the workplace.
Research on noise induced hearing loss (NIHL) shows around a fifth of the British working population could be exposed to high noise levels while doing their job.
The Building Safety Regulator’s new regulatory regime has moved further ahead in its vital registration programme of in-scope high-rise residential buildings, that are at least 18 metres or seven storeys tall, with two or more residential units.Read more
Health and Safety training in Kent and London for October - December 2023
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