Are Your Supervisors Prepared to Manage Safety and Health on Site?

Construction is a dangerous business; health and safety plays a huge role in the industry and has to be maintained and managed to avoid serious problems. The SSSTS is a course that teaches supervisors some skills in health and safety that will enable them to be effective managers of safety and health protecting themselves, other… Read more »

Learn Managing Safely with the Help of a Tutor

Face to face tuition is a preferred method of learning for many employers. When a tutor is called in to teach individuals, employers know that they will be focused on learning and therefore can complete excellent courses in a short period of time. The IOSH Managing Safely training is one of the courses available in… Read more »

Controlling Occupational Risks with the NEBOSH General Certificate

Your office may seem perfectly safe but there are hazards which you need to be aware of and manage. Your managers will help you to do this, but you have to know how to go about managing health and safety issues. There are laws in place that protect workers and that clearly pinpoint the responsibility… Read more »

Managing Noise in the Workplace

Many working environments are noisy. The movement of people, vehicles and machines can create dangerous levels of noise that need to be managed. Failing to do so can result in serious hearing problems for workers and you could be at risk of breaching health and safety Regulations in place to protect your workers. If you… Read more »

Fires – Be Prepared for the Dangers

The first thing you need to do as a business is decide who is responsible for fire safety within the organisation. As a business owner you can give the responsibility to a competent person or take on the duty for yourself, but whoever you choose will need to know what they are doing. In the… Read more »

Learn the Importance of Risk Assessments with the SSSTS

Risk assessments play such a huge role in managing health and safety. It’s necessary to perform these assessments in order to comply with the law. They are used to help spot hazards, find the risks and who is at risk and then discover ways of reducing the risks. You cannot avoid risk assessments and you… Read more »

Do Not Take Risks with your Supervisors – Train them with NEBOSH

Health and safety covers so many areas in business. It can be very easy to neglect one aspect or forget one part of your role as a supervisor or manager. Training helps to ensure that you are fully aware of your duties. NEBOSH courses give you a good understanding of your legal responsibilities and will prepare you… Read more »

Avoid Large Legal Fines and Costs with the SSSTS

There have been a couple of court cases this week involving the risks of working at height. The Health and Safety Executive take working at height risks very seriously and they will prosecute anyone found to be putting lives at risk. This type of work is the cause of most of the deaths found in… Read more »

Do You Know Health and Safety Law?

Any organisation needs to be aware of the health and safety law. It’s important to know the laws, understand them and the implications faced if they are broken. You should also be aware of how to work to remain within the law at all times in order to help reduce the chances of employees being… Read more »

Provide Basic Training to All Your Workers on Site

If you overlook health and safety issues in the construction industry it can have devastating effects. The construction industry is one of the most dangerous and needs to be carefully managed to reduce the risks. Everyone on the site must be trained in some level of health and safety, appropriate to their level of responsibility… Read more »