Women in Health and Safety


‘Natural progression’ for organisations migrating to ISO 45001, says British Safety Council

The advent of the ISO 45001 global standard for occupational health and safety management has led to new organisations coming forward to apply for certification, according to the British Safety Council. Read More

Live tweets and pictures from Safety & Health Expo 2019

Thousands of health and safety professionals are descended on London for the Safety & Health Expo 2019. Read More

Worker was cut free from unguarded machine

An aggregate company has been sentenced for safety breaches after a worker suffered crush injuries to his arm. Read More

Understand the importance of grip

Single use hand protection experts Unigloves are giving visitors to this year’s Safety & Health Expo the opportunity to feel for themselves the importance of grip. Read More

Steph McGovern shares what it takes to be a good business in the UK today, and how underestimating vocational training is fuelling the skills gap

The first ‘Inspirational Keynote’ session of this year’s Safety and Health Expo, and speaking as part of ‘Women in Health & Safety’, Steph McGovern is a household name to most of us via her career in journalism and appearances on a wide range of TV shows. Read More

Four key aspects of workplace wellbeing

Silvana Martin from Laing O'Rourke speaks on the company's five year journey to improve health and wellbeing in the workplace. Read More

‘We have reached a bit of a plateau in our health and safety performance,’ says HSE

A senior figure from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has urged organisations to “evidence-based decisions” and avoid a “copy and paste approach”. Read More

Fine after woman fatally crushed by roller shutter door

An electrical company has been fined after a woman was fatally crushed by a roller shutter door. Read More

The founding principles for a successful career

Employees should actively take ownership of their career, Gerry will be explaining the fundamentals required to help become happy and successful health & safety professional. Read More

7 ways to reduce accident risk from your forklift operations

One in 25 forklift-related accidents occurs when an operator is entering or exiting the truck. Here are 7 ways to help reduce forklift accidents. Read More


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Forklift Trucks: Director’s Briefing

Manual Handling in the Workplace: Employee Factsheet

Driving at work: Director’s Briefing

Understanding contractor risk in the construction industry

5 rules for effective incident reporting