sun protection


Extreme heat: What are my rights at work?

Employers must make sure indoor workplaces remain at a reasonable temperature and manage the risk of working outdoors in hot environments, according to the Health and Safety Executive. Read More

How to keep cool at work during the heatwave

As parts of the UK bask in soaring temperatures, many people will be wondering about what the rules are governing working in hot weather. Read More

Workers urged to keep their cool during hot weather

Workers are being urged to take simple steps to ensure they stay cool and don’t suffer from heat stress while working during hot weather. Read More

2020 Sun safety survey results

Building on studies conducted in 2017 and 2019 with outdoor workers, this year SC Johnson's UV study surveyed health & safety officials at UK companies, with 114 participating. Read More

Outdoor workers warned of skin cancer danger

Golf course outdoor workers are more concerned with avoiding stray golf balls than they are of protecting themselves from skin cancer, according to a new study. Read More

TUC issues safety warning for outdoor workers during heatwave

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has called for bosses to make sure outdoor workers are protected from the sun as temperatures are set to soar. Read More

How to make sure your workers’ eyes are protected in summer sun

With the summer finally seeming to have started, Specsavers Corporate Eyecare is encouraging employers to consider eye care as part of their sun protection policy. Read More

Sun protection ‘vital element’ of PPE – Arco

UK safety company Arco has recently highlighted the need for sun protection at work to combat the UK’s skin cancer Read More



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