Monthly Archive: October 2017

Ensure Your Health and Safety Policies are Effective and Adhered to

As an employer you have a multitude of responsibilities for ensuring the safety of your staff, contractors, visitors, public, customers, whoever may come to your premises. To successfully outline your expectations and intentions you will need to write a selection of policy statements. Ranging from health and safety to data protection this task can seem daunting, but it doesn’t have...

Ensure Your Workers Undertake Vehicle Coupling and Uncoupling Safely

Preventing vehicle runaways and unauthorised movement is vital – serious accidents and even fatalities can occur as a result. Make sure you introduce and monitor safe coupling and uncoupling procedures to prevent an accident happening on your premises. Tips to Ensure Your Workers Undertake Vehicle Coupling and Uncoupling Safely Do a risk assessment to identify the hazards involving your particular...

Ensure Asbestos Removals on Your Premises are Undertaken Safely

Asbestos-related diseases kill many people each year, yet these deaths could be prevented if the correct controls are implemented. Where necessary, only ever use licensed contractors to do removal work involving asbestos in your workplace, and ensure that the work is properly planned.   Tips to Ensure Asbestos Removals on Your Premises are Undertaken Safely Before undertaking any work, first be...