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How to Tell If Your Business Is Ready For the Fireworks Season?

Fireworks season is almost here – but those bright lights can bring darker dangers for builders merchants and garden centres...


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4 Key Questions You Need to Ask About Fire Extinguishers

Whatever your business, fire extinguishers should be part of your standard safety equipment. While they’re not intended to...


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5 Health & Safety Superhero Tips For You

The word ‘hero’ conjures up images of caped crusaders, legendary leaders and inspiring sportspeople. But heroic acts happen in...


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What's the Best Way to Expand Your H&S Programme in the Care Home Sector?

With around 410,000 residents and a value of £15.9 billion a year, the UK care home sector is geared up for growth. Ambitious,...


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The Best Health & Safety Advice There Can Be

Every employee has the right to feel safe at work – but good practice isn’t always a given. Businesses continue to sidestep...


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Surprising Lessons Our Clients Have Learned From Inspector's Visit

An unexpected visit from a health and safety inspector can leave businesses feeling blindsided – and even our most meticulous...


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Potholes - Are Steel Road Plates the Right Solution?

Steel road plates can be a quick fix to cover potholes and keep road surfaces level on your merchant yard. But this short-term...


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One Scary Reason Why You MUST Protect Workers From the Sun

When temperatures soar, it’s time to think hot weather health and safety – particularly for outdoor workers. The British...


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Southalls Tips How to Protect Your Workers During Hot Weather

Is your health and safety programme set for summer? Hot weather brings new hazards, so it’s important to rethink your working...


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The Harsh Realities of Alcohol and Drug Abuse in the Workplace

After a big night out, an employee arrives at work still under the influence of alcohol. How would you handle it?


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Tags: Staff Wellbeing