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21 Sep, 2020 | Lone Working
An increasing number of NHS staff work alone, for some or all of their day, in community settings such as patients’ homes or on outreach work. NHS Protect defines lone…
5 Aug, 2020 | Health & Wellbeing
In 2019, the British Cleaning Council (BCC) reported that the UK cleaning industry employs over 700,000 people and contributes over £24 billion to the economy. Cleaners are often categorised by working in…
21 Jun, 2020 | Advice
Shift work is essential within many industries and services, whether this is down to the need of a continuous production cycle, 24/7 services such as our own Alarm Receiving Centre (ARC) or…
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1 Jun, 2020 | Advice, General
It’s estimated that around 6.5 million people in the UK are carers which is roughly 1 in 8 adults. Social care workers enable people – particularly those who require some extra practical…
21 May, 2020 | Advice
Generally, a remote area is a location that is a considerable time and distance from help. It can also present some challenging conditions. Getting to and from this area and…
2 Mar, 2020 | Health & Wellbeing
Research by the University of Hertfordshire found that, in 2019, 10 per cent of working-age adults have worked as a part of the gig economy for at least one week, most…
14 Feb, 2020 | Advice
Figures obtained by the GMB trade union under the Freedom of Information Act have uncovered that the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) received a total of 622 reports of serious injuries…
13 Nov, 2019 | General
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) – Britain’s regulator for workplace health and safety – has published its annual injury and ill-health statistics report. While Britain remains one of the…
12 Jul, 2019 | Lone Working
Deciding on a lone worker solution can be difficult. With so many options available on the market, you want to make sure that you’re selecting the best one for you…
20 Jun, 2019 | Health & Wellbeing, Lone Working
For some, lone working is a choice – such as those that work from home. However, for most, lone working will be a necessary part of the job. These roles…

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