culture and behaviours


3 ways to a mental health and wellbeing strategy

Only five to ten years ago, a wellbeing strategy looked like apples in the office, yoga at lunchtime, a cycle to work scheme and gym memberships. Read More

Equality revenge: Achieving a gender and diversity balance in construction

There is a strong movement at the moment for gender and diversity balance amongst most industries, especially in construction, according to Kay Ortatepe, Group Health, Safety & Environmental Trainee at Willmott Dixon. Read More

How to achieve global ISO 45001 certification

In 2019, Fujitsu was awarded ISO 45001 from Bureau Veritas. In this case study article, Fujitsu and Make Business tell the story of the achievement. Read More

Implementing successful health and safety initiatives in the manufacturing sector

Advanced Insulation won the Health and Safety Award at the recent Make UK (formally EEF) Future Manufacturing Awards. SHP caught up with Dan Howell, Group QHSE Manager to find out what helped the company stand out for the judges. Read More

The New Rules of Safety: Believe it. Or not.

Professor Andrew Sharman explores how organisational culture is created – and diluted – and considers the four key elements that practitioners should consider when seeking to establish a robust culture of care in their workplaces. Read More

‘Why James Reason was looking in the wrong direction … and mental health first aiders are only a part of the answer’

On a typical day, studies suggest we’ll be 'in zombie mode', on average, for five to 10 minutes each hour. This is bad enough for a single team of employees in a van but for organisations that have 10,000 employees worldwide that’s an awful lot of risk mounting up day by day, as Dr Tim Marsh investigates... Read More

Government rejects car wash licensing scheme calls

The House of Commons environmental audit committee has published the Government’s response to a report it published in November, which called for hand car washes to be licensed to prevent “modern slavery in plain sight on Britain’s streets”. Read More

Site Auditing – Changing culture through coaching

The Turner & Townsend SHEQ (telecoms) team, explains how the change from purely compliance auditing to coaching and compliance has generated beneficial effects. Read More

Hazards vs hazardous energy, what causes injury?

SHP speaks to Larry Wilson, Founder and Author of SafeStart, about how to change the way you view hazards in the workplace, and in your own time. Read More

The New Rules of Safety: Ask the RIGHT questions!

Andrew Sharman offers five questions to boost your strategic influence and drive sustained safety improvement in your organisation – today! 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

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