COVID-19: Can employers be prosecuted if employees are exposed?
If you are still working during this period, you must still follow government guidelines around social distancing. Ensure you carry out a risk assessment and take reasonable measures to protect lone workers!
All injuries and incidents falling under the RIDDOR definition must be reported to the HSE’s Incident Contact Centre (ICC) either by telephone or online. Here we guide you on how to do this.
Eating Disorders Awareness week is an international awareness event, fighting the myths and misunderstandings that surround eating disorders.
Well another year is nearly done and Christmas is with us once more, I hope you’ve all had a productive and happy year and are finally winding down for the Christmas festivities.
Alcohol and substance abuse at work cost employers millions of pounds each year, through the loss of productivity, increased sickness absence and increased accidents.
Almost three-quarters of motorway incidents related to tyre failure could be prevented if drivers carry out simple checks, according to new research. How worn are your tyres? Are they safe to drive?
Join Safewell in supporting World Health and safety day on the 28th of April 2018 and help make the working environment safer for all…
Diabetes is a growing concern within our communities, with more cases diagnosed every day. Find out how it can affect your employees’ role at work…
If left untreated, high blood pressure can increase the risk of developing serious problems such as heart attacks and strokes. Employers must monitor their employees especially if they work in high-risk areas such as heights/confined spaces or drive company vehicles.
Looking at how best to support an employee working with cancer and whether risk assessments need adjusting for the individual and those working with them and what other steps may need to be taken.
If you don’t require a full clinic, or just have a few individual employees that require an occupational health assessment, safety critical medical or face fit test, we can offer your company individual times and days to suit you, by visiting our office.