CORONAVIRUS - FIRST AID AT WORK POLICY - 02.07.2020
Incorporating coronavirus into your first aid policy
When carrying out first aid treatment, there’s the new risk of coronavirus to take into account. Use our new template document to bring your own policy into line with the expected precautions.
CORONAVIRUS - FIRST AID - 11.06.2020
First aid implications of coronavirus
As businesses reopen but with coronavirus continuing to be a threat, what changes might you need to make to your first aid arrangements? And what instruction should you provide to your first aiders?
ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION - 03.06.2020
The five whys of accident investigation
Those who investigate accidents for a living have complex processes to help them find the root causes, but as an amateur there’s a short cut you can take which will yield results. What’s involved?
ENFORCEMENT - 07.05.2020
Trailing cable led officers to major infringements
When an environmental health officer visited a Lincolnshire hotel on a routine food hygiene inspection, a tell-tale trailing cable led to the discovery of such serious issues that the owners ended up with a £250,000 fine. What went wrong?
CORONAVIRUS - ENFORCEMENT - 07.05.2020
Tearing up the rule book
The coronavirus pandemic has made it difficult to meet various health and safety standards. What stance is being taken by the enforcing authorities?
CORONAVIRUS - RIDDOR - 27.04.2020
RIDDOR reporting of coronavirus
The HSE has clarified when you must report exposure to coronavirus under the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013. When is it notifiable?