Advice & Guides

In UK, the number of injuries that re taking place in office jobs is slowly escalating to alarming levels. One may be fooled to think that people working outside of offices are the ones in danger but this is turning out not to be the case. A total of about 10million people work in offices in UK. There is therefore a need to come up with safety measures that will help reduce the chances of accidents occurring in office [...]

Accidents are inevitable at workplaces, and this affects the both the employees who are usually directly involved in the accidents and the employers who cover the medical bills after such incidences. Taking precautions can be a way of significantly reducing such risks and so employers are obliged to take steps that can assist in reducing accidents and enhancing the safety of the employees. First, it is imperative to have an immediate response to an accident to avoid exposing the accident [...]

One can look only read the safety book concerning accidents to realize that crashes at the building places are the primary cause of the high number of hazardous accidents at the job environment.Despite the building sections only pays for 5% of the individuals hurt hospital bill for those severely injured from the crash in the Britain, however, it accounts for 27% of the hazardous accidents to workers which most result from drops. However also other people not working at [...]

Novelty garment of the leg, kitsch stoneware jugs, one more pair slip on shoe and many years this father’s day often come to an end, having this emotion like it was that day when it becomes spring when the groundhog emerges from its hole. On this current year, however, we could leave aside buying cards and gifts and focus on the fathers who are one morning left for work and passed away because of an accident not to be [...]

Doing a job at high elevation is still one of the largest causes of accidents and major crashes in UK. Most of the cases involve falls from height and through unfavorable grounds. Taking a job at an altitude means that work if any environment if someone was not careful he or she could drop a distance long enough to cause harm to the body like a drop from a roof that’s not strong. This part shows how workers can [...]

With the UK weather being so unpredictable it prompts that drivers have to be prepared for all weather conditions more especially that winter condition has started. Snow has become a distinctions possibility according to the HSE office January is expected to have temperatures going as low as -270c .Therefore drivers need to be aware of very heavy snow, it is for this reason that we have put together some top myths to give some top winter driving precautions tips [...]

The ban of using ladders on building sites by HSE This is not true; ladders can and are used in short heights as a practical option. Ladders are used when the use of other equipment and machinery is not allowed or justified. Ladders are a better option especially where the duration of work is short for example less than 30 minutes. Another reason why using of ladders is justified is instances in which the features of the workplace or site [...]

With this prolonged period of abnormally hot weather probably going to happen, lots of people are changing focus to the Barbeque and others to the sandy shores of the ocean between high and low water marks. However who those individuals who will not have the chance to visit and still be committed at job place, it is necessary to have at hand the additional consequences the boiling conditions can bring about in the UK. What are the dangers? Lots of people [...]

In the UK among the number of those dying in the workplace, the majority are between the ages of 16-24 years. Even though this number has started to decline drastically, the health and safety executive has set new methods of educating this young workforce. It is discouraging that these young individuals are losing their lives because they are not adequately educated and informed about the possible dangers they face at the workplace. It is with this issue in mind [...]