World Day for Safety and Health at Work

This year, the World Day for Safety and Health at Work (SafeDay) and the World Day Against Child Labour (WDACL) are coming together in a joint campaign to improve the safety and health of young workers and end child labour. The campaign aims to accelerate action to achieve Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) target 8.8 of safe and secure working environments … Read More

Domestic Project Principal Contractor Jailed!

Workman Fell from Unprotected Roof Edge on Dormer Extension On a domestic project the principal contractor who was involved in the construction of a dormer extension has been sentenced for safety breaches after a self-employed worker suffered life threatening injuries in October 2015 involving traumatic brain injury, bruising, and damage to his left arm. Leeds Crown Court heard how the workman … Read More

New Personal Protective Equipment Regulation

On the 21st April 2018, Regulation (EU) 2016/425 on Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) will come into force and replace the old PPE Directive 89/686/EEC. PPE are products that the user can wear or hold, in order to be protected against hazards either at home, at work or whilst engaging in leisure activities. Main changes The new Regulation now applies to the whole supply … Read More

E-Learning with Award Winning Epica Health & Safety and SafetyMate™

E-Learning with Award Winning Epica Health & Safety and SafetyMate™ their Learning Management System. Epica Health & Safety offer a comprehensive suite of training and qualifications in health, safety and environmental management. Epica Health & Safety e-learning courses cover everything you’re likely to need to look after your employees and manage compliance training.  All e-learning courses are accredited by British Safety … Read More