Month: December 2017

Slips and trips with regards to flooring surfaces

Slips and trips in the workplace This post is drawn from the work provided by the Health and safety Executive (HSE). Health and safety consultants provides help and support to organizations wishing assistance to meet the needs of this information. The HSE reflects that there are numerous legislative requirements that support the concerns relating to Read More …

Health and Safety in the Retail Sector

Health and safety in the retail sector Should you require assistance in meeting your legal requirements in this area please contact us for FREE advice and consultation.     The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) reflects on the fact that the retail sector is a very large employer and that the sector employs around three Read More …

Ill health statistics 2016/17

An appreciation of the HSE’s health & safety statistics 2016/2017. As with all of our posts health and safety consultants are more than happy to provide help and support in order to assist those interested in developing their organization’s health and safety systems. We provide fully certified and unlimited training as part of our Health Read More …

The Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013 (RIDDOR)

RIDDOR This post will reflect on the the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013 (RIDDOR). Providing a brief supportive commentary on this particularly important topic. As with all posts health and safety consultants are more than happy to provide free advice on compliance with this important piece of legislative statute. The first Read More …

Risks associated with high-level work

Working at Height As the Health and Safety Executive warns working at height is one of the foremost causes of death and major injuries in the UK. Falls from ladders and fragile roof surfaces remain at the forefront of this serious problem.The HSE states “‘Work at height’ means work in any place where, if there Read More …

Assessing Hazardous Substances in the Workplace

Hazardous substances in the workplace. In this post health and safety consultants will consider Hazardous substances in the workplace and where further information can be found. Firstly, the health and safety executive provides a good holistic source of information on this subject. Legislation regarding hazardous substances in  the workplace is found in the form of Read More …