‘I’m totally comfortable with talking about the pandemic as both a risk and an opportunity for practitioners’
September 24, 2020
In episode 3 of the Safety & Health Podcast, 'IOSH President Andrew Sharman and how What3Words protects lone workers', hear from Andrew Sharman about adapting to COVID-19, and his latest collaborative book, and Giles Rhys Jones, Chief Marketing Officer at What3Words, about how the geocoding system can be used to keep lone workers safe. Read More
Can you make your business one percent safer?
September 15, 2020
One Percent Safer is described as an ‘anthology of the world’s best thought leaders, all in one place’. It contains 142 chapters, written by 142 different contributors, each one giving their best nugget of wisdom to make your organisation 1% safer. It’s out now, with all proceeds going to the One Percent Safer Foundation. Read More
Engage people at work: From Coronation Street to culture change
August 19, 2020
David Mansell, Creative Consultant at Tribe Culture Change shares the parallels between creating an engaging storyline on a soap opera and using stories to influence and engage people at work. Read More
The risk assessment trap: Are risk assessments encouraging unsafe behaviours?
August 5, 2020
Are risk assessments encouraging unsafe behaviours? Tony Roscoe, Head of Consulting Services at Anker & Marsh, looks at human behaviour and whether people take greater risks because a risk assessment has been completed. Read More
SHP launches Safety & Health Podcast
July 24, 2020
That’s why SHP has launched the Safety & Health Podcast to deliver the news, insights and legislation through interviews, discussions and panel debates with some of the profession’s leaders, influencers and innovators. Episode 1 features an exclusive interview with SHP readers’ Most Influential Person in Health & Safety, Thames Water’s Chief Health, Safety and Security Officer, Karl Simons. Read More
Resetting your North Star for the new normal: What can we learn from start-ups to reset safety culture after COVID-19?
July 23, 2020
Tribe Culture Change's Kevin Edwards asks if the coronavirus crisis is an opportunity for a cultural reset and whether organisational start-ups provide any clues on how to achieve this. Read More
The New Rules of Safety: They are not human resources!
July 20, 2020
Professor Andrew Sharman explores the difference between management and leadership and why trust is a hard-won but essential ingredient in achieving organisational goals. Read More
Safety first in a post COVID-19 landscape
July 13, 2020
COVID-19 has had a profound effect on our lives but what will be required to protect people in the industrial and commercial workplace as we ease out of lockdown? How will employers manage risk effectively and ensure people stay safe and well? Read More
‘Placing health & safety at the forefront of the procurement decision making process’. Thames Water’s Karl Simons discusses the AMP6 Engagement Strategy
July 2, 2020
SHP caught up with Thames Water’s Karl Simons to learn about the culmination of a major five-year investment programme titled AMP6, that would see a radical shift in direction and lead to outcomes never seen by a major capital programme before. Read More
From Crisis to Opportunity: 5 things leaders must do to reset culture
June 25, 2020
Ella NilaKanthi Ford explores why a new kind of leadership is needed to help organisations move forward safely in these changing and challenging times. Read More