Lone Working Advice

September 25, 2018
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How to Carry Out a Risk Assessment

The purpose of a risk assessment is to identify the risks in a workplace and put in place a plan to protect […]
September 17, 2018

Gas Safety Week

Gas Safety Week takes place the 17th – 23rd of September this year. Although gas safety is important all year round, this […]
September 11, 2018

Safety Risks in the Construction Industry

The construction industry is arguably one of the most dangerous industries to work in. Between 2012-2017 there were 196 fatalities to construction […]
September 10, 2018

Forklift Safety Month – #Safetember

Safetember is the FLTA’s annual month-long fork lift truck safety campaign that runs throughout September. Its sole aim is to reduce the […]
July 26, 2018

The Many Dangers of Working Within Farms

The agriculture sector has always had a high number of workplace injuries. In fact, the latest statistics from the Health and Safety […]
July 23, 2018

Why Lone Worker Safety is More Important Than Ever

Job roles such as postal workers, security guards, traffic wardens, estate agents, cleaners etc could all find themselves working alone for long […]
July 10, 2018
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Manage Lone Working Risks Through Training

The importance of training is ever so vital in the workplace, especially in terms of employee safety. Organisations that provide effective training […]
July 6, 2018

Safety When Carrying Out Excavations

Carrying out excavations is a common work procedure for employees such as builders, construction workers, engineers and road maintenance staff. It often […]
June 26, 2018
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Employee safety in the Oil & Gas sector

Latest statistics from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) states that the injury rate within the Oil & Gas sector is much […]
June 13, 2018

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

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

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

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

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 […]