Monthly Archive: January 2015

Do you have first aid training?

How would you react in an emergency? Would you feel confident carrying out first aid or possibly using a defibrillator? Every year in the UK, thousands of people die or are seriously injured in accidents. Many of these deaths could be prevented if first aid is given before emergency services arrive. What would you do? If someone is injured in an...

Top Risk Activities for 2015: Make Sure You’re Prepared

Top 10 Higher Risk Activities The HSE has issued a list of specific activities in defined sectors, recognised as being potentially higher risk. These are: Legionella infection in premises with cooling towers. Explosion caused by leaking Liquefied petroleum gas in premises with buried metal pipework. E. coli/Cryptosporidium infection at open farms. Fatalities or injuries from being struck by vehicles in...