Sickness Absence Management

sickness absence management

Sickness Absence Management

Everyone gets sick occasionally. No matter how well you look after your health, sooner or later, you’ll fall ill and need a day off work. Maybe even more than one.…
puwer inspection

What Is the Purpose of a PUWER Inspection?

What does an office photocopier have in common with a bulldozer on a construction site? Nothing at all? Think again. Both are classified as work equipment under the PUWER regulations.…
six stages of cleaning

What Are the Six Stages of Cleaning?

Cleaning is a pretty standard activity but there are actually many different methods of cleaning. Cleaning procedures can differ depending on your work type, chemicals, and materials. Or how messy…
prader-willi syndrome

What is Prader-Willi Syndrome?

Parenting begins with feeding your child. If you’re lucky, that first latch is as uncomplicated as it can be for a newborn (and new parent). And from there, hopefully, it…
common health and safety hazards

10 Common Health and Safety Hazards

How safe is your workplace? Have a quick look around where you work. How many health and safety hazards can you spot? If you teach skydiving, you might be able…
what temperature kills legionella

What Temperature Kills Legionella?

Legionella, the bacteria behind Legionnaires’ disease, thrives in certain conditions. These conditions are routinely found in complex or commercial water systems. Because of this risk, anyone responsible for a water…
what is a banksman

What Is a Banksman?

Look at any construction site and you’ll see lots of heavy machinery moving about in pretty restrictive conditions. If it’s not appropriately orchestrated, this complex procession of vehicles can be…