The Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981 requires all employers to provide adequate and appropriate equipment, facilities and personnel to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work.
Accidents can happen at any time within the workplace and first aid can save lives and prevent minor injuries from becoming major ones.
Date: Wednesday, 04 March 2020. -
We now offer the NPLQ which is an ideal starting point for anyone looking to start a career in the leisure industry.
Date: Friday, 01 March 2019. -
Choosing a training course may feel like an overwhelming task, especially when it comes to learning a life-saving skill like first aid. We’ve put together a blog detailing the different types of courses we offer to help relieve the stress of finding a course that is right for you.
Incorrect manual handling is one of the most common causes of injury at work and this accounts for over a third of all workplace accidents.
This results in employees taking time off meaning that employers will potentially have pay sick pay and find cover during this time which is not ideal for either parties.
Injured staff will also mean that the workplace is less productive, so ultimately, less profitable too.