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Blog Post
May 8, 2024

What is Legionnaires’ Disease?

Legionnaires’ disease is a lung infection you can get from inhaling droplets of water from things like air conditioning or hot tubs. It’s uncommon but it can be very serious. Legionnaires’ disease is a potentially
Blog Post
Apr 11, 2024

First Aid in Work

First Aid in Work Employers must make sure employees get immediate help if taken ill or injured at work. The law applies to every workplace and to the self-employed. You must have: a suitably stocked
Blog Post
Mar 11, 2024

Electrical Safety

Electricity can kill or severely injure people and cause damage to property. However, you can take simple precautions when working with or near electricity and electrical equipment to significantly reduce the risk of injury to
Blog Post
Mar 11, 2024

Health and Safety for Disabled People at Work

Health and safety legislation should not prevent disabled people from finding or staying in employment so it should not be used as an excuse to justify discrimination against them. Disabled people and those with health
Blog Post
Mar 11, 2024

About Asthma

Asthma is a serious health problem. Thousands of people in Britain have to face the challenges of this disease every day. It affects people of all ages and often starts in childhood, although it can
Blog Post
Jan 29, 2024

Keep Safe at Work in the Winter

Wintry weather is arriving, which means we need to consider the increased risks of slips and trips accidents as well as those of cold weather working. When is it too cold to work? The minimum
Blog Post
Jan 29, 2024

Noise at Work

Loud noise at work can damage your hearing. This usually happens gradually and it may only be when the damage caused by noise combines with hearing loss due to ageing that people realise how impaired
Blog Post
Jan 5, 2024

Portable Appliance Testing Frequently Asked Questions

Portable Appliance Testing Frequently Asked Questions There are many common myths about portable appliance testing (PAT) – find out the key facts about the inspection and testing of portable electrical equipment in this bulletin. What
Blog Post
Nov 2, 2023

Lone Working – Protecting Those Working Alone

Lone Working – Protecting Those Working Alone As an employer, you must manage any health and safety risks before people can work alone. This applies to anyone contracted to work for you, including self-employed people.
Blog Post
Nov 2, 2023

How to be mentally healthy at work

How to be mentally healthy at work Learn how you can be mentally healthy at work, with suggestions for what you can do and where you can get support if you experience poor mental health.

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