Health and safety

The British Safety Council is offering free online training courses for home workers as the nation changes its working habits to meet the threat...

Construction accounted for 30 workplace deaths, second to agriculture, though the number of fatal accidents has fallen. Latest annual figures from the Health...
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Risk-taking is unacceptable when it comes to issues of health and safety, but why do some people still do it, and how can you...
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This article on the topic of workplace psychology takes a look at how to communicate information more effectively and influence the behaviours of others...
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Given that most health and safety provisions come down to common sense, why do so many workers take risks? There are plenty of reasons…...
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The term ‘accident’ implies an unavoidable situation, an unforeseen disaster that brings harm to people and property. And although genuine accidents do happen on...
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Accidents while working at height continue to be a major contributor to recorded injuries and deaths for British workers. According to the most recent...
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Every employer has a duty to  continually improve working  conditions for their employees to minimise the risk of occupational injury or illness. The latest...

Health and safety measures are often focused on processes and  machinery, and how best to protect employees and the general public from the dangers...