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Is an AED part of your COVID‑19 health and safety plan?

Your company has a COVID-19 health and safety plan with hand sanitisers and PPE (personal protective equipment), but does it include an automated external defibrillator (AED)? Is your workplace prepared to respond to sudden cardiac arrest? With a ZOLL AED and ...

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Essential banksman training can save lives

Reversing vehicles cause 25% of transport related workplace deaths iHASCO, a market-leading provider of Health & Safety and Compliance eLearning, have released a brand new Banksman Essentials training course. 5000 transport related accidents occur in the workplace each year, according ...

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New Covid health and safety guidelines published by BESA

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has published new guidance to help engineering and construction firms keep their staff safe in the light of new government restrictions. The Association’s Covid-19 Panel has produced two new guidance documents providing clear and practical ...

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Asbestos abstraction

Two decades on from asbestos being banned in the UK, the toxic substance continues to affect thousands of lives every year. Ian Stone, Director of UK wide asbestos consultancy, Acorn Analytical Services, explains how exciting new disposal methods are helping ...

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Totalmobile helps power Compass Group’s global safety initiative

Field service management software solutions provider, Totalmobile, has been selected by contract foodservice company Compass Group to develop a mobile app to power the firm’s digitised Safety Walks programme. Committed to the highest standards of health and safety, the specially ...

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Lone workers

Lone workers are those who work by themselves without close or direct supervision, and they can be found in many working environments. EXAMPLES OF LONE WORKING INCLUDE: People working alone in premises, such as shops or kiosks Home workers People ...

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Compass Group excels at RoSPA Awards

Compass Group UK & Ireland has seen six of its sectors recognised at the RoSPA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents) Health and Safety Awards. ESS Support Services Worldwide has achieved Gold for a staggering 18 consecutive years and ...

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Sign of the times

Mandatory by law and essential in reducing the risk of accidents, the implementation of effective safety signage is crucial to any workplace. Danny Adamson, MD at Stocksigns looks at how compliance with the latest safety requirements can ensure a safe ...

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Kleen-Tex benefits of matting survey

From preventing slips and trips due to wet floors, to keeping dirt and damp to a minimum, the installation of suitable matting should be an integral part of any business. FMJ has teamed up with leading supplier Kleen-Tex Industries one ...

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Hellberg Safety – Advanced Personal Protective Equipment

Specialist PPE for highly advanced hearing protection, face protection and communication solutions. Using high quality materials, all Hellberg Safety products are developed and independently tested in “real-life” situations for optimal performance to deliver products that are comfortable and reliable in ...

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