Lone Working


New law protects emergency and retail workers from violence

The Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill received Royal Assent and has become an Act of Parliament. Read More

Fisherman’s life saved by crucial decision to utilise safety kit

Fisherman Paul Reed, who went overboard from the Sydney Rose, miles from land, saved his own life by deciding to put on a lifejacket. Read More

Fire crews in London and Greater Manchester to be given bullet proof vests

Firefighters in London and Greater Manchester will be given bullet proof vests, first-aid equipment and training on how to deal with terrorist attacks. Read More

UK approves treaty tackling violence at work

Work and Pensions Secretary Thérèse Coffey has deposited a treaty tackling workplace violence, completing the ratification process for the UK. Read More

Smarter supervision of Morrison Water Services’ field operations

Linda Harrison sheds light on the importance of change management within a company, providing examples of the latest project she’s engaged in. Read More

Top ten tips for lone working over the festive period

SoloProtect discusses ways in which lone workers can remain safe over the festive season. Read More

A guide to home working

Many businesses have begun to embrace the idea of flexible working and working from home and, in the current climate, more and more of us may find ourselves plunged into doing so for longer than the one to two days a week, which employers and employees adapt to fairly easily. Read More

Government confirms implementation of ‘Harper’s Law’

Emergency workers will receive greater protection from violent criminals after the Government confirms ‘Harper’s Law’ will be added to the statute book. Read More

Lone worker device or app? Which should you choose?

If you’re looking to enhance your organisation’s employee safety measures, you will, no doubt, have considered rolling out dedicated lone worker safety devices to high-risk colleagues. Read More

24/7 safety app protects homeworkers from risk

It’s important to remember that homeworkers are also lone workers. So how can you demonstrate duty of care and ensure their safety and wellbeing is protected? Read More



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