Lone Working Advice

June 13, 2018
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Safety Advice for Carers

A carer is someone who provides unpaid care and support to a family member or friend who has a disability, illness or […]
May 30, 2018
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What are The Biggest Dangers to Lone Workers?

All employees within an organisation should be entitled to work in a safe environment, where they can carry out their work without […]
May 18, 2018
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The Importance of Training Lone Workers

Training and developing employees to correctly carry out their job can help improve productivity, morale and even their quality of work. This […]
May 4, 2018
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5 Reasons Why Organisations Don’t Invest in Lone Worker Protection

With health and safety legislation on the rise, protecting employees has become a no brainer for organisations. With the vast array of […]
April 27, 2018
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World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2018

Tomorrow, marks a significant day, one that strongly relates to the importance of protecting lone workers. Across the globe, Saturday 28th April […]
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.