Shared Interests- Are you investing in your staff?

Managers who take their staff interests into account can benefit from increased productivity and improved workplace morale. Modern business structures are reaping the benefits from taking a more employee focused approach to everyday working conditions. It’s not just about turning up and meeting deadlines any more. In today’s professional world, offering staff incentives, catering for training …

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‘Eat, Sleep, Risk, Repeat’- devastating recurrent H&S errors at work

More than 100,000 serious workplace injuries are reported to the UK Health and Safety Executive every year as a result of common errors. Naturally the first issue is the devastating effects that such injuries have on the victims and their families. Though, what is also distressing is the fact that many of these incidents come …

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‘Reading the Signs’- is signage clear in your workplace?

Signage is an important tool to remind staff of key regulations in different areas of the workplace. Though the clarity, volume and relevance is crucial to how effective signs are. Too much can be overwhelming and resultantly ignored. Too little creates a risk that they will go unseen. BBC reports on the baffling parking signs that have …

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Is hand washing a thing of the past?

An HSE report has recently been released following research into the effectiveness of alcohol based hand cleaners. In recent years these products have been promoted as a quick and easy method for maintaining hand hygiene. HSE have now investigated whether such products are nullifying the need for traditional hand washing methods such as soap and …

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E-Fit: effective, organised e-Learning

Did you know that even if you already have a learning management system (LMS) in place for training your staff, you can still use Safety Media’s courses? Thanks to E-Fit, all of our training courses from Health & Safety to Compliance & Soft Skills are compatible with any SCORM 1.2 compliant LMS. But what is …

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