lone working


Calls for improved wellbeing measures for the self-employed

Ministers and business leaders must work harder on improving the wellbeing of the self-employed, according to a new report. Read More

SoloProtect to launch ground-breaking new lone worker device, with Body Worn Video

The international lone worker safety company, SoloProtect, is launching a key addition to its product range with the SoloProtect ID Pro, a highly innovative new product in the lone worker device space. Read More

Lone workers – your hidden workforce

Out of sight does not mean that those working outside the office can be out of mind, says workforce management solutions company HFX. Read More

Recording developments in body worn video for lone workers

SHP talks to SoloProtect UK's Craig Swallow about how developments in body worn video can make lone workers, and their employers, safer. Read More

Humberside Police to roll out body cameras

Humberside Police is to issue body cameras to frontline staff across the force in a bid to secure more convictions and cut crime. Read More

Parking wardens to wear body cameras to boost safety

Parking wardens in East Riding of Yorkshire are to wear body cameras for the first time in a bid to increase their safety. Read More

Uber announces raft of driver and user safety changes

Uber has introduced new safety rules a day after Transport for London announced plans for new controls on private hire firms. Read More

Campaigners warn Worboys case highlights failure in driver safety checks

The Suzy Lamplugh Trust has warned that the case of convicted rapist John Worboys highlights a “significant failure” in taxi driver safety checks. Read More

Brent Council fined £100k after lone worker policy failure

A local authority has been fined after two of its social workers were assaulted on a home visit by the mother of a vulnerable child they were visiting. Read More

Suzy’s Code: One year on

Last year, to mark the 30-year anniversary of Suzy Lamplugh’s disappearance, the charity set up in her name launched Suzy's Code to draw attention to personal safety procedures. Here it looks at the impact of the scheme. Read More



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