New Staff? Get your employees safe in the workplace from day 1!

Arrived on time- check. Appropriate work wear- check. Colleague introductions- check. Health and safety training- CHECK! For new staff it is understandable that there will be some nerves and quite likely a fair bit to learn. So don’t let avoidable Health & Safety risks complicate things any further! Health & Safety training is an ideal …

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“Healthy workplaces manage stress”- Safety & Health at Work Week

Today marks the start of the European Agency for Safety & Health at Work’s (EU-OSHA) awareness week. This year the focus is on handling stress and psychological risks in the workplace. From training activities in the UK to press conferences in Belgium and Slovenia, the campaign aims to get Europe talking about psychological risks and stress …

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London Beer Flood- 200 years on from the disaster

A tsunami of beer besieged the streets of London on this day 200 years ago. On the junction of Oxford Street and Tottenham Court Road Meux’s brewery housed several large vats of beer upon its roof. The largest held 500, 000 litres of beer, a 22 ft high wooden structure held together by several metal loops. …

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Bringing Health & Safety Training to the European Market

Safety Media have recently boosted their presence in Europe by welcoming André Le Fèvre into the team. In our 20th year of operation, we are proud to have clients all over the world but having a dedicated consultant based on mainland Europe will allow us to provide much better service and resources to current and …

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HSE Asbestos Awareness Campaign begins

According to HSE figures, asbestos still kills around 5000 workers every year. The silicate mineral has been used as a building material for both industrial and residential properties up until the year 2000. As such, it is still present in many locations around us. Undisturbed, asbestos-containing materials are usually relatively harmless. Though any work that …

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