Health and Safety at Work

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Hytera
Call sign for safety 20 July 2017
Is the communication system in your organisation secure, reliable and flexible? That’s what radio communications specialist Hytera set out to find in...
Ideal Heat Solutions
The battle between legionella bacteria and scalding 22 June 2017
Legionella bacteria can be killed by keeping hot water systems at temperatures above 60oC, but at that temperature anyone running a tap or standing...
Rawlins Paints
Put safety at the foundations with the right flooring system 27 March 2017
Workplace health and safety works on many levels, including floor coverings. While it’s easy to check for visible problems during audits, sometimes...
The Institution of Engineering and Technology
Electrical safety: staying safe and avoiding fines 16 March 2017
Does your electrical safety management stand up to scrutiny? New legal guidance can lead to even bigger fines and prosecution, says The Institution ...

Viewpoint

Simon Bown, head of health, safety and environment at Luton Airport
Safety differently: taking off at Luton airport
21 September 2017
Simon Bown, head of health, safety and environment at Luton Airport, on its journey from compliance-led safety management to Safety Differently.
David Beckenham, lawyer, Keystone Law
High rise risk raises a duty to warn
18 September 2017
David Beckenham asks whether the Grenfell firms had a duty to warn.
Three reasons employers need to recognise the menopause at work
Three reasons employers need to recognise the menopause at work
11 September 2017
Difficulty sleeping, lack of concentration and hot flushes are all menopause symptoms that can impact on a woman's working life. Four researchers...