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How to have an Elf and Safety Christmas! Got your spare sleigh kitted out for winter weather and hi-vis Santa outfit at hand? We’re getting ready for the festive season – and to help you out, here are some essential ‘elf and safety tips, inspir...

Keeping your drivers safe over Christmas December tends to be particularly dangerous on Britain’s roads. Shorter days, weaker sunlight and more traffic all help to increase the risks associated with driving. Even relatively short journeys become mo...

How wearable exoskeletons will transform construction site safety Wearable exoskeletons have long been the stuff of sci-fi movies, with heroes performing impressive physical feats thanks to the assistive technologies. Sigourney Weaver’s Ripley used...

Rockets and Prisons make headlines in health and safety news Unusually, health and safety has been on the front page of many pages of the UK’s newspapers this week. And for once the focus has been on the prevention of accidents, rather than another...

Are women stereotyped in construction The question of stereotyping in the construction industry is hard to answer – particularly where women are concerned. According to figures quoted by the UCATT union, just one per cent of workers on site are wom...

When the NHS sets a poor example As the UK’s official body for health and wellbeing, the NHS could be rightly expected to set the standard when it comes to workplace safety. How the various NHS trusts approach the issue of health and safety at work...

The hard hat challenge – are people taking PPE seriously? The Internet has been an incredibly valuable tool for driving communications and bringing the people of the world closer together. But it has also encouraged millions of people to engage in...