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fire safety systems

New cloud-based solution launched to provide connectivity and visibility to fire safety systems

Honeywell has launched the first tools from its new suite of Connected Life Safety Services (CLSS), its first all-in-one cloud platform for fire safety systems. Read More

webinar wednesdays

Webinar Wednesdays: Safety culture

Join health & safety experts on Wednesday 4 November 2020 at 2:00pm and discuss best practices to change an organisation’s safety culture. Read More

Manufacturing

Manufacturing workers still being exposed to dangerous levels of air pollutants in the workplace

Up to 440,000 workers with health conditions that are worsened by air pollution are still being exposed to unhealthy levels of airborne hazards and pollution; regulation limits are too weak and are not being enforced, according to a new whitepaper. Read More

Legislation update

October legislation update Q&A

We put your questions from the recent October legislation update webinar to specialist regulatory law practitioners, Kizzy Augustin, Partner at Russell-Cooke, and Simon Joyston-Bechal, Director at Turnstone Law. If you missed the session, you can listen back on-demand here. Read More

Food safety

Food safety news round-up: KFC fined for breach of COVID-19 regulations

Fines have been handed out to two takeaways in Oxford and one in Rugby, for failing to adhere to the 10pm coronavirus restrictions Read More

eBook

‘The end of health and safety gone mad?’ – eBook launched to highlight the profession’s positive work

“The end of health and safety gone mad?” is a new eBook investigating the way the health and safety community has evolved and adapted to the demands of the COVID-19 pandemic. It explores growing positive media attention and the work performed by major health and safety associations, and asks how the profession may look going into 2021. Read More

musculoskeletal disorders

MSDs in the agriculture sector: From identifying the risks to adopting preventive measures

EU-OSHA has published a discussion paper, which looks at the use of mechanisation to reduce the risk of musculoskeletal disorders, especially upper limb disorders, in the agricultural sector. Read More

networking event

Join ‘virtual cuppa’ with Women in Health and Safety

Women in Health and Safety is back for the first time since the pandemic, with a 'virtual cuppa' for up to 100 people. Read More

Road safety

Road safety: Drivers to be banned from handling mobile phones

From next year, it could become illegal for anyone to pick up and use their mobile phone while driving, putting an end a loophole that can allow drivers to escape punishment for using a hand-held phone to take a photo or play a game. Read More

Mental health

5 ways to protect your people’s mental health with PAS 3002

Given current circumstances, this year’s World Mental Health Day which occurred on 10 October could not have been timelier. Phil Barwell, Head of Marketing – Certification Division at Alcumus, provides some expert commentary on how to look after employee mental health. Read More