Helping Great Britain work well

Helping Great Britain work well: A new health and safety system strategy from HSE

“When people are harmed by work it leads to pain and suffering for individuals and their families, Some 23 million working days are lost each year because of it. Individuals, employers and the state incur an annual cost of around  £9 billion from ill health due to today’s working conditions. So reducing […]

By |February 29th, 2016|Training|

Diabetes UK Launch great free book!

“It’s called ‘100 things I wish I’d known about living with diabetes’ and it’s a collection of the most useful tips for living with diabetes, written by the people who know best – people with diabetes and their families.”
 This is a good book for First Aiders to get a better awareness
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By |February 25th, 2016|Uncategorised|

The Internet and First Aid myths

Not again … “If its on the web it must be true !!!!”
Why oh why does my personal  facebook page get filled every day with crazy First Aid myrths?
“Cough CPR”
The story goes that you can try and cough your heart back into rythm but there is never any science behind the theory.

Here are the facts […]

The Internet and First Aid myths

Not again … “If its on the web it must be true !!!!”
Why oh why does my personal  facebook page get filled every day with crazy First Aid myrths?
“Cough CPR”
The story goes that you can try and cough your heart back into rythm but there is never any science behind the theory.

Here are the facts […]

Safeguarding Children

Safeguarding Children
This title has been a favourite for anual refresher training

If you know anyone who needs this training please pass it on . It can make a difference!

By |February 13th, 2016|First Aid, Health & Safety, Social Care, Training|

Is your work space a pain in the neck?

Computers and  workstations or equipment can be associated with neck, shoulder, back or arm pain, as well as with fatigue and eyestrain.

The Display Screen Equipment Regulations 1992 aim to protect the health of people who work with DSE. They were introduced because DSE has become one of the most common kinds of work equipment.
Do employers have […]

By |February 13th, 2016|Uncategorised|

The HSE Strikes Back!

HSE to prosecute film company after Star Wars incident
After an incident in which actor Harrison Ford was seriously injured during the filming of Star Wars: The Forces Awakenson 

Harrison Ford suffered a broken leg and other injuries when he was struck by a heavy hydraulic metal door on the set of the Millennium Falcon at Pinewood […]

By |February 13th, 2016|First Aid, Health & Safety, Training, Uncategorised|

Working Safely NEW Online Course

Working safely is in the interest and concern of all staff – both the employers and employees.

Although most of the legal duties fall to the employer, Health and Safety law is one of the few pieces of legislation that places duties on the employee as well. There are three reasons for managing risk at work […]

By |February 10th, 2016|First Aid, Health & Safety, Training|

Sentencing guidelines up to 5 times more !

The new sentencing guidelines for health & safety offences are now  in force. From  1 February 2016.  They have increased the level of fines, particularly for larger organisations. 

This  however means that judges will be forced to hand out very much greater fines than expected and send many more directors, managers and junior employees to jail […]