You’re Never Really ‘Off Duty’ In This Job

You’re Never Really ‘Off Duty’ In This Job

Doing this job though, you’re never really ‘off duty’ in the way most people are from their jobs. I’ve stopped at road traffic accidents a number of times. One I stopped at was very serious. One of the passengers in the vehicle died at the scene – no one could’ve...
Event(ful) Days

Event(ful) Days

In the events side of our business, we always say that the perfect day is a day when nothing happens. That’s not how it is in most jobs, I realise. But not every event we attend turns out to be that perfect day; that’s why we’re there. Even on a quiet day – a...
Looking Ahead Through 2021

Looking Ahead Through 2021

Last year, during the first Covid lockdown, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE – the governing body for workplace health and safety) suspended the requirement for people to renew their safety certificates. All things being good, as we get slowly back to something...
What courses do you need to do when starting a business?

What courses do you need to do when starting a business?

(Or perhaps buying a business or opening a new branch.) Firstly, write a health and safety policy. Then review it. This will flag the risk assessments that need doing. Naturally then, the next stage is to complete those risk assessments. Where are the potential...
First Aid Training during Covid-19

First Aid Training during Covid-19

Under the first full lockdown training companies had to close, however under lockdown #2 training companies have been allowed to stay open. We need to convince clients that we operate safely. One of the issues we’ve faced with the pandemic is people feeling confident...