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July 11, 2017
Receptionist working alone

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 […]
May 12, 2017
Optional Mandatory Sign

Lone Worker Device Usage – Mandatory or Optional?

Should using a lone worker device be an optional choice for your team or is it a requirement? How do you manage persistent non-users?
May 5, 2017
Personal Safety Champions

Personal Safety Champions and Project Steering Groups

For your lone worker safety project to succeed, commitment is required at all levels of your organisation. Assigning project teams and safety champions will help.
April 25, 2017
Lone Worker Alphabet Blocks

Lone Working Glossary: Definitions and Jargon Buster

The following glossary will help you familiarise yourself with some of the key terms and definitions used within lone worker safety.
April 18, 2017
Presenting a Lone worker policy

Lone Worker Policy – Structure and Presentation

Practical advice on lone worker policy structure and presentation, with some bonus tips from a couple of our clients.
April 7, 2017
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Lone Working Risk Assessment Checklist

When completing a lone working risk assessment you should consider a range of hazards that a lone worker may face. Our handy checklist gives ten of them.
March 31, 2017
Lone worker device and smartphone app

Lone Worker App or Device?

How do you decide between a lone worker app or a dedicated lone worker device?
March 30, 2017
Nutricia Case Study

Danone Nutricia and their Industry Leading Lone Working Policy

Sarah Ryan speaks to us about the implementation of lone worker devices and the roll-out of a new lone working policy.
March 30, 2017
Suzy Lamplugh Awards

Suzy Lamplugh National Personal Safety Awards 2017

MD Ian Johannessen reflects on the 2017 awards, the importance of safety and what ‘a normal day’ is...
March 17, 2017
First Aid

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.
March 14, 2017
e surv Case Study

How e.surv Achieved 86% Average Device Usage in 2016

Sarah Haigh from e.surv surveyors shares her secrets on how they achieved a consistently good level of device usage and what they plan to do going forward.
March 8, 2017
Lone Worker Checklist

Lone Worker Policy Checklist – Six Things to Include

If you want a quick reference on what to include in your lone working policy, then take a look at our lone worker policy checklist.
March 3, 2017
Lone working apps

Why Choose a BS 8484 Certified Lone Worker App?

Not all apps are created equal. Why should you ensure that your lone worker app is compliant with BS8484?
February 23, 2017
Gathering Information

Lone Worker Policy: Gathering Risk Information

The key to a strong policy is to consider the potential risks that lone workers face, so you can offer best-practice guidance.
February 15, 2017
Looking after your lone workers

Lone Worker Alarm Systems: Supporting Your Duty of Care

In this article, we explore duty of care and how lone worker alarm systems can help support it.
February 13, 2017
Legal Duty to lone workers

Lone Worker Alarm Systems: Financial & Legal Considerations

Explore the legal and financial considerations of lone worker safety and how personal safety devices can help.
February 11, 2017
Do I need a lone working policy?

Do I Need A Lone Working Policy?

Is a lone working policy necessary, or are your lone workers covered by your organisation's health and safety policy?
January 31, 2017
Considering things

Things to Consider Before Committing to a Lone Worker App

A lone worker app can turn a smartphone or tablet into an effective personal safety device. Are there any downsides?
January 25, 2017
Strengthen your lone worker policy

Three Ways to Strengthen Your Lone Working Policy

An effective lone working policy is one that’s adopted and widely used by lone workers. Here are three ways to improve yours...
January 24, 2017
Suzy Lamplugh Trust

Recognising Accomplishment in Personal Safety

We are proud to once more partner up with the Suzy Lamplugh Trust for the National Personal Safety Awards 2017.