Guidance on the Ladder Angle Rule

Workplace Safety

Ladders can pose serious safety risks if not set up and used correctly. We explain what the ladder angle rule is, including the 4 to 1 ladder rule, here.

Jan 18, 2023
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Careers in Construction Industry: Opportunities and Roles

As the construction industry is so vital, there’s no shortage of opportunity. We discuss the types of careers that you can pursue in the construction industry here.

Jan 11, 2023
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Working in Confined Spaces Hazards and Control Measures

Site Safety Workplace Safety

Confined spaces can present many hazards to workers and those in the vicinity. Discover the main hazards and key elements of control measures here.

Jan 9, 2023
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How to Build Relationships in Construction

Site Safety

Construction is an inherently collaborative activity, which is why team building is vital. Find out how teamwork can be improved in construction businesses here.

Dec 16, 2022
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Banksman Signals: Free Poster

Workplace Safety

Banksmen usually use hand signals to communicate clearly with drivers or operators. Learn about the hand signals commonly used by banksmen here.

Nov 28, 2022
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What is a Banksman? Duties and Responsibilities

Workplace Safety

A banksman is an important role for helping to ensure safe work vehicle and mobile plant operations. Learn about the duties and responsibilities here.

Nov 21, 2022
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Workplace Health & Safety Quiz

Workplace Safety

How much do you know about workplace health and safety? Test your knowledge in our quiz here.

Sep 28, 2022
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Paediatric First Aid Training in Practice – Saving a Child’s Life

Case Studies High Speed Training News Training

In this case study, we look at how Paediatric First Aid training helped a member of staff at a soft play centre to save a child’s life.

Sep 16, 2022
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What is Epilepsy?

Epilepsy is a common condition that affects the brain and can cause seizures. Learn more about what epilepsy is and what to do in the event of a seizure here.

Sep 2, 2022
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What is a Safety Data Sheet?

COSHH

Safety data sheets are important for helping employers carry out a risk assessment of chemical products. Learn more about their purpose here.

Aug 10, 2022
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UKCA Marking: Requirements and Changes

It’s important that manufacturers, suppliers, and employers understand the UKCA and UKNI marking requirements. Find guidance on conformity markings here.

Aug 3, 2022
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PAT Testing for Home Workers

Workplace Safety

PAT testing is commonly used to ensure electrical equipment is safe to work with. Find out whether PAT testing should be carried out for home working here.

Jul 1, 2022
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Using Fall Protection to Control Working at Height Hazards

Health and Safety Legislation Site Safety Working at Height

Falls from height are a common cause of workplace injuries. Learn more about working at height hazards and fall protection equipment here.

Jun 27, 2022
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How to Become a Security Guard: Requirements and Responsibilities

Career Development Health and Safety Legislation

Security services are an integral part of society. Find out more about what it takes and the requirements needed to become a security guard here.

Jun 24, 2022
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Guidance on the PPE at Work Regulations: Responsibilities and Changes

Site Safety Workplace Safety

Understanding the duties of various regulations is important for ensuring PPE is used correctly and safely. Learn about the PPE at Work Regulations here.

Jun 22, 2022
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How to Become a Health and Safety Officer: Key Roles and Responsibilities

Health and Safety Legislation Safety Management

The demand to promote workplace health and safety continues to be of utmost importance. Find out how to become a health and safety officer here.

May 2, 2022
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What is Effective Communication in Construction?

Business Fundamentals Health and Safety Legislation Workplace Safety

Effective communication in construction is essential in ensuring safety. We discuss the importance and offer methods for improvement here.

Apr 25, 2022
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First Aid Qualifications: The Difference Between FAW and EFAW

Health and Safety Legislation Workplace Safety

First aid qualifications will give you the knowledge needed to confidently respond to a wide range of medical situations. Find out more here.

Apr 18, 2022
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What Does PASS Stand For? Fire Extinguisher Use and Safety

Fire Safety Health and Safety Legislation

Fire extinguishers play an important part in fire safety measures. Find guidance on what PASS stands for and how to use one effectively here.

Apr 15, 2022
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Health and Safety in a Bakery: Free Checklist

Food Safety Hospitality

In a bakery, there are a number of potential health and safety risks. Download your free checklist to identify the risks in your bakery here.

Mar 14, 2022
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