SafetyMate™ by Epica Health & Safety were the headline sponsor at the Downtown Liverpool in Business annual City of Liverpool Business Awards gala dinner

SafetyMate™ by Epica Health & Safety were the headline sponsor at the Downtown Liverpool in Business annual City of Liverpool Business Awards. The team from Epica Health & Safety were there looking fabulous! Our Director Elizabeth Sinclair lived the limelight on stage.  She also announced the City of Liverpool Business award, which she presented to MSB Solicitors! The gala dinner … Read More

Safe System Devised but Not Implemented

Workman injured by goods falling from double-decked trailer.  It was also discovered that employees were not properly informed about pedestrian and vehicle segregation rules.  Little action taken in respect of the actions not being followed. A haulage company has been fined £100,000 after a load from the top of a double-decked trailer fell onto a workman below in February 2015. … Read More

HSE: fatal injury rate hits lowest on record but decline flatlines

The health and safety sector have welcomed a slight fall in the number of people who died in workplace accidents in 2016-17 compared to the year before, but unions have argued that the era of deregulation must end for the numbers to significantly fall in coming years. Provisional figures released by the HSE on 5 July show that 137 workers … Read More

Anniversary of UK smoking ban ‘marks a decade of success’

In the space of 10 years there are 1.9 million fewer people smoking in Britain and “big changes in public attitudes towards smoking”. It has been ten years since venues in England prevented people from smoking indoors and ensured people could work, drink and dine without passive inhalation. Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales already had bans in place, making 1 July 2007 … Read More

SafetyMate™ by Epica Health & Safety Host #COLBA17 Nominee BBQ

SafetyMate™ by Epica Health & Safety are proud headline sponsors of the City of Liverpool Business Awards #COLBA17. On Thursday 29 June 2017 they hosted the awards nominees BBQ evening.  All nominees received a gift bag from SafetyMate™ by Epica Health & Safety.  SafetyMate™ by Epica Health & Safety is easy to use software to streamline your health & safety … Read More