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Electrical Safety - Overhead Power Lines
Electrical Safety - Overhead Power Lines
How the Health and Safety Executive Guidance note GS6 will tell you all there is to know about working beneath overhead power lines. Who you must contact and get…...
Falls From Vehicles
Falls From Vehicles
How falls from vehicles make up a large proportion of workplace injuries. They can occur for a whole host of reasons, many of which could be easily prevented if more…...
Fire & Explosion
Fire & Explosion
How companies need to comply with all of the relevant legislation when it comes to fire safety and prevention. How companies need to have proper fire emergency…...
Forklift Truck Safety
Forklift Truck Safety
The health and safety legislation which applies to operating a forklift truck. How training must be given to the operators and the types of issues to be aware of....
General Office Safety
General Office Safety
Poor safety kills around 20 office workers every year....
Guide to Safe Equipment at Work
Guide to Safe Equipment at Work
Accidents in the workplace are often caused through sheer carelessness - but sometimes they happen because equipment has not been checked and is not safe for use....
How to Avoid RSI- Repetitive Strain Injury
How to Avoid RSI- Repetitive Strain Injury
RSI is an extremely painful condition which can affect anyone who repeats the same movements on a regular basis, such as clicking a computer mouse. Use our guide to…...
Manual Handling at Work
Manual Handling at Work
Manual handling risk assessment is an important aspect of modern health and safety management....
Mechanical Lifting Equipment
Mechanical Lifting Equipment
Lifting equipment, when used incorrectly, can be hazardous....
Slips, Trips and Falls at Work
Slips, Trips and Falls at Work
Preventing slips and trips at work will help prevent personal injury....
The Most Common Injuries and Causes of Accidents at Work
The Most Common Injuries and Causes of Accidents at Work
Every year, countless workers suffer an accident or injury in the workplace and we are all at risk from the most common causes of accidents and injuries, whatever our…...
Using Personal Protective Equipment
Using Personal Protective Equipment
Personal protective equipment must be provided to employees to prevent injury....
Working At Height
Working At Height
How the work at height regulations are designed to protect those who work at height and could suffer from the risk of injury or far worse as the result of a fall. The…...
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