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Creating a workable health and safety culture Maintaining health and safety standards in the workplace is as much about culture as it is rules. So how can your business foster a culture that places health and safety at the heart of everything you do?

Can you legally take time off because of hot weather? Summer is certainly here – is there a legal limit when it comes to working in high temperatures? Having recently enjoyed the warmest May bank holiday weekend on record, people have begun to wond...

When employees sabotage their own health and safety A group of builders has found a loophole in the rules banning shorts on their site – but it’s not as funny as they think. Several U.K. newspapers picked up on an unusual story this week abou...

Could biometric technology help improve construction health and safety Although it has existed for years, biometrics technology has been restricted to projects requiring the highest levels of security. This has mainly been down to cost – projects l...

5 ways health and safety will make you rich There are many excuses given by businesses being prosecuted for health and safety failings, but a desire to cut costs is a very common reason. And yes, there is a price to providing proper health and safety...

Improvement in Construction Safety is Vital According to a recent study, more than half of UK workers lack the basic knowledge to keep themselves safe in the workplace. People from a range of industries including construction, retail and manufacturin...

“Funny” video is actually a collection of health and safety nightmares A video circulating on Twitter recently looks like a harmless workplace prank – but it could have been a disaster. Workplace pranks are social media gold – which is why a...