Appraising the risks with workplace mental health and wellbeing
28th February 2023
Pre pandemic it was widely considered that the safety aspects of ‘health and safety’ dominated. Although this was not wholly true, particularly with the areas of mental health and wellbeing we are now seeing both subjects high on the corporate agenda.Read more
What are the workplace management trends to consider for 2023?
31st January 2023
The last three years have seen significant change, not only in how our workplaces are used, but in the expectations of those using them.Read more
Enforcing health and safety – What can you expect when a health and safety inspector calls?
26th October 2022
Following on from last month’s look at regulatory powers of entry and enforcement, we thought we’d cover some of the other questions that often get asked when an inspector calls or is planning to call.Read more
Enforcing health and safety – What happens if you don’t let an inspector in or obstruct their activities?
15th September 2022
We are all aware that inspectors can potentially visit our organisations at any time to check everything from tax and fire safety to health and safety. But what if you don’t let them in, or during their visit they find something wrong?Read more
Firing up our new fire legislation
18th August 2022
Not since the introduction of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 has the legislative framework around fire seen so much change. The now Fire Safety Act 2021 and Building Safety Act 2022 are consequences of the tragedy at Grenfell Tower in 2017, which facilitated Judith Hackitt’s wider review of building regulations and fire safety between December 2017 to May 2018.Read more
Hot weather warning – what should we be doing?
14th July 2022
The 25th July 2019 saw, to date, the highest temperature ever recorded in the UK, with the Botanic Gardens in Cambridge reaching 38.7°C. If the current weather patterns and reports are anything to go by, this record could be exceeded in the coming days.Read more