Lone Working Advice

April 13, 2018
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Advice on Managing Stress in the Workplace

Stress Awareness Month runs every April and has been doing so since 1992. Across the UK, the month is dedicated to raising […]
April 6, 2018
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Why Invest in Lone Worker Protection?

A recent article in The Sun newspaper highlighted an increase in lone worker protection, as more organisations are starting to realise the […]
March 22, 2018
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Safety Advice for When Working in Confined Spaces

With the vast array of employment opportunities in Britain, there is not one typical type of workplace environment. As well as those […]
March 15, 2018
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How can you monitor the safety of lone workers?

Working alone is not illegal, in fact over 8 million people in the UK are estimated to be lone workers. However, employers […]
March 7, 2018
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When are you most likely to have an accident at work?

To an organisation, their employees are their greatest asset. A robust workforce will help the business run smoothly and be brand ambassadors […]
February 23, 2018
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How to protect the safety of volunteers?

There’s a rise in volunteer work in the UK, with over a majority of the population being involved in some kind of […]
February 15, 2018
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How do you report a Health & Safety problem at work?

Statistics by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) suggests that 137 employees suffered a fatal injury whilst working in 2016/2017. If a […]
January 31, 2018
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What is a Duress Code?

Let’s imagine a scenario where you are working as a high risk lone working employee and requires immediate assistance from the Police. […]
January 14, 2018
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs from lone workers, managers and escalation contacts regarding all aspects of our service.
November 7, 2017
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Road safety tips for pedestrians and drivers

Now that the clocks have gone back, the nights are drawing in. It’s important to think about your safety and well-being when […]
October 31, 2017
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Reducing Injuries Caused by Objects Falling from Height

Annual statistics by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) reports the total number of fatal and non-fatal injuries suffered by workers in […]
October 31, 2017
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Lone Worker In Case Of Emergency (ICE) Details

Paramedics, firefighters and police officers are usually the first to assist someone if they have suffered an accident or injury. In most […]
October 26, 2017
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What is a ‘Man Down’ alarm?

Here at Peoplesafe, we regularly highlight the importance of a conducting a robust lone worker risk assessment to our clients, because it […]
July 11, 2017
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Lone Working Risks – Examples, Tips and Solutions

Lone worker protection is ever so vital in this day and age. Companies will suffer heavy fines and even custodial sentences for not […]
March 17, 2017
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Lone Working – 5 Essential Pieces of Kit to Carry With You

We are passionate about using our expertise and experience to protect lone workers. Read our tips for improving your safety.
January 12, 2017
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Warehousing and storage – safety tips for employees

The rise of online retailers like Amazon, have boosted the need for warehouses and storage facilities (Business wire, 2017). Small organisations and […]
December 6, 2016
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10 Lone Worker Personal Safety Tips from Peoplesafe

We are passionate about using our expertise and experience to protect lone workers. Read our tips for improving your safety.
November 28, 2016
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Stalking and Harassment: What is it and How to Get Help

Providing your lone workers with safety solutions is one thing, but ensuring they are used can be quite another.
November 21, 2016
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Handling Aggression at Work: Suzy Lamplugh Trust

No matter how good an organisation’s personal safety policies are, it is still possible that a member of the public could become aggressive to an employee.
November 17, 2016
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Lone Worker Advice: The Ultimate Guide For Employees

A guide to share with lone working colleagues, which includes FAQs, how lone worker systems work and the associated benefits.