Latest insights

Filter by:

Taking your ladder safety to new heights

Most workplace and facilities professionals are aware of the risks of work at height and the consequences of getting it wrong. Fall from height continue to be the most common cause of fatal accidents for workers in Great Britain and account for 8% of all non-fatal accidents reported under RIDDOR (2019/20 Health and Safety Executive (HSE) figures).

Read more

Is the focus on building ventilation doing you a disservice?

The current profile of indoor air quality (IAQ) and ventilation has not been as high since the days of Sick Building Syndrome (SBS). So, there is a whole host of new solutions, equipment and procedures constantly in the industry press and in service provider’s literature.

Read more

London showcasing its climate action credentials

Between the 26th June and 4th July 2021 London Climate Action Week (LCAW) is again upon us with the aim of “Harnessing the power of London for global climate action”.

Read more

How do you support women coping with the menopause in your organisation?

This week I was on site with a customer and she asked me about coping with the menopause in the workplace.

Read more

Local authority highlighting the need to keep COVID-19 secure

The City of London Corporation, our Primary Authority partners have issued a press release urging businesses to “keep following the rules to stop rise in COVID infections”.

Read more

Time to help sustain sustainability in FM

The events of the last year have undoubtedly sparked change in organisation’s attitudes on management, capabilities and compliance. One thing that hasn’t changed however, is the need for your organisation to be sustainable, from a workplace, marketplace and community perspective, as well as that of environmentally.

Read more

Keeping the focus on compliance

As the last couple of months have progressed, one of the most common themes I am seeing (as well as suffering from) is getting increasingly busy. I thought this was the case up to April, but was very much mistaken there it seems.

Read more

“I’m not sure about going back to the office…”

Spring has well and truly sprung, and lockdown restrictions continue to ease - it is starting to feel that things are slowly moving back towards some sort of normality, whatever that means!

Read more

Reopening your food business during the COVID-19 pandemic

Under the Government’s roadmap to easing lockdown restrictions, from the 12th April 2021 hospitality venues such as pubs and restaurants can serve customers outdoors. This can include shelters, marquees and other structures with a roof providing that at least 50% of the area of their walls are always open, whilst in use.

Read more

COSHH! Our Transition from the EU is going WEL…

Issued today (25th March 2021) the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have announced information on setting workplace exposure limits (WELs) in Great Britain (GB) following the end of the EU Transition Period.

Read more

ABI (The Association of British Insurers) extend home insurance enhanced help and support

The Association of British Insurers (ABI) have again extended the “enhanced help and support to all their customers who may be affected by the impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19)”.

Read more

Perissology – H&S policies conveying the right message

Listening to a Radio 4 podcast this weekend I came across a new word for me – perissology. How exciting, that’s the word I need to highlight why people need to simplify their health and safety policies. Then on second thoughts, perhaps not.

Read more

Showing 1 of 10