The Health and Safety Executive have recently been carrying out spot checks on businesses where there is a risk to workers’ respiratory health from dust. If you fail to protect your workers’ health, then you’re putting yourself at serious financial risk.
Despite the relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions around the world, vigilance remains essential when it comes to safety and hygiene in the workplace. So how can employers safely reinstate or introduce drug and alcohol screening without compromising covid safety?
A new briefing note that outlines nine business practices to improve safety and health through supply chains and helps businesses to build a culture of prevention and protection was one of the main OSH developments highlighted at IOSH’s second West Africa Conference, held last month.
Darren Sutton is a Performance Psychologist. He’s passionate about helping people and their organisations to become the very best that they can be – and who want to go beyond compliance, towards excellence in safety performance.
The owners and operators of the Holiday Inn Hotel in Hemel Hempstead have been ordered to pay almost £160,000 after the wooden staircase that a wedding party was standing on for a group photograph collapsed beneath them.