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World Suicide Prevention Day 2019: Download your resource pack and poster

Since its inception in 2013, World Suicide Prevention Day has grown into a global annual event, with the aim to raise awareness about preventing suicides. Read More

Where is the mental health agenda heading?

The changing mental health agenda of 2019 is driven by cultural change and leadership, according to a panel discussion held at Safety & Health Expo 2019’s Workplace Wellbeing Theatre. 'Businesses need to look carefully at their current wellbeing strategies to determine what is and isn’t working'. Read More

SHP weekly top five

SHP’s most-read articles this week includes: Solar panel company fined, HSE issues safety alert over the phenomenon of condensate induced water hammer, should all hotels be fitted with sprinklers, multiple safety failings on site leads, 5 indicators that you are at risk of asbestos poisoning and much more... Read More

Scaffolding Association looks to drive mental health awareness with new partnership

The Scaffolding Association has become a Mates in Mind supporter, joining a community of more than 270 other organisations across the UK working in partnership to help to tackle the issue of mental health. Read More

NHS trust fined £80k after mental health patient fell from roof

An NHS trust has been fined £80,000 after one of its patients fell from the roof of a ward, despite it being warned about its potential danger in 2011. Read More

Essential safety equipment and information where it’s needed

Launched at Safety & Health Expo in June, SafetyHub from Howler UK, claims to be a revolutionary new concept offering a highly mobile and durable safety centre-point, enabling the user to place safety equipment and information exactly where they need it. Read More

Traffi’s Head of Marketing, Dean Cracknell, on Exhibiting at Safety & Health Expo

Traffi recently exhibited at Safety & Health Expo, the UK’s leading health and safety event. Dean Cracknell, Head of Marketing, told us what he thought of the show. Read More

Holiday Inn fire: Should all hotels be fitted with sprinklers?

The recent spate of UK hotel fires – most recently at a Holiday Inn in Walsall – raises the issue of whether or not all hotels should be fitted with sprinklers. Read More

Gas work ‘negligence’ leads to fines

A building company and its director have been fined for unsafe construction work around a domestic gas boiler which resulted in a gas escape. Read More

Lean safety: Factual information, simply explained

Do a lot with a little. How safety could learn a lot from the ZX Spectrum. Read More



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