Safety Management


Working long hours can raise diabetes risk among women

Working more than 45 hours a week can lead to an increased risk of diabetes in women, according to a medical study. Read More

The 5 biggest workplace fire hazards

Fires can happen pretty much anywhere but are particularly common in the workplace. In the UK, there are approximately 16,000 non-residential fires reported each year, and a large proportion of these are found to take place at work. Read More

‘Don’t turn a blind eye to diabetes’, safety managers are warned

Specsavers Corporate Eyecare has issued a warning surrounding the risk of blindness linked to the condition and has explained how workplace eye care can aid its early detection. Read More

Delivering safer winters

When accidents happen, the blame game is never far behind. Read More

Defects with gas work identified

A gas fitter has been sentenced for carrying out gas work after his registration with Gas Safe Register had lapsed. Read More

Top 5 most read in October 2019

The most read fines and prosecution articles in October 2019 includes, a £2.6m fine to DHL after a worker was killed by a stack of tyres. Read More

Incident management and sentencing guideline update

Kennedys’ regulatory team recently held a Women in Health and Safety event where its experienced health and safety lawyers provided advice on crisis management and delivered an update on the Sentencing Guideline, offering insights into recent Kennedys’ cases. Read More

Sentence following illegal gas work

A gas engineer has been sentenced for undertaking gas work without being registered with Gas Safe Register. Read More

Can you spot the 13 hidden fire risks?

The ordinary family home is full of fire hazards. From faulty electrics to unattended flames, many of us ignore the threats all around us, and take our own safety for granted. Read More

How to reduce occupational skin disorders when working outdoors in the winter

What actions can employers take? Read More


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Gas Safety (Onshore): Employee Factsheet

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