Blogs

15 Apr, 2017
Employees across the UK face working in all different types of environments.  Some find themselves working indoors within a controlled working space. Others however, carry out work in some of…
6 Apr, 2017
Stepping into someone else’s property can be intimidating at times, especially if you are alone. Many lone working roles require staff to carry out home visits by themselves – for…
22 Mar, 2017
The feeling of being watched is something that most of us can relate to experiencing at some point. Thankfully in the majority of cases this is often just down to…
27 Jan, 2017
The internet has accelerated the advancements in wearable technology in the last few years. Nowadays we see them everywhere in the form of smartwatches, jewellery, glasses and virtual reality (VR)…
9 Dec, 2016
An effective lone working policy contributes to the safety of your lone workers and provides guidance for working alone. Attempting to understand the risks to employee safety is an important…
16 Nov, 2016
Lone working is not against the law, however, the law does require you to carry out a risk assessment. A separate lone working risk assessment is especially important because lone…
7 Nov, 2016
Despite media reporting of physical or sexual attacks, the UK remains a fairly safe place for people going about their day-to-day activities. However, working alone does mean you need to…
11 Sep, 2016
Working alone is a daily occurrence for almost 6 million people in the UK. Being aware of the risks and full-prepared can make a real difference to personal safety. The Risks…
© 2022 Skyguard Ltd T/A Peoplesafe. Company Registration Number: 04107459. All rights reserved. Peoplesafe is part of the Send for Help Group.
Enquire