Manual Handling

Pump the Iron... With a Manual Handling Course

Pump the Iron... With a Manual Handling Course

Sarah McLoughlin
Posted by: Sarah McLoughlin

Date: Friday, 02 February 2018. -  
Blog, Courses, Manual Handling

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. 

Health or Wealth? 5 Reasons to Invest in First Aid Training for your Work staff

Health or Wealth? 5 Reasons to Invest in First Aid Training for your Work staff

Sarah McLoughlin
Posted by: Sarah McLoughlin

Date: Thursday, 21 September 2017. -  
Blog, First Aid, Manual Handling

Workplace First Aid Training is crucial for all work staff regardless of the sector that the business is in to help prevent workplace injuries. Legal requirements place a duty on all employers to ensure the health, safety and welfare of all employees whilst at work. By investing in First Aid Training for your work staff, you are subsequently investing in your business and showing that you care.

Workplace Safety 101

Workplace Safety 101

Sarah McLoughlin
Posted by: Sarah McLoughlin

Date: Thursday, 24 August 2017. -  
Blog, First Aid, Training, Online Training, Health & Safety, Manual Handling

It is the responsibility of the employer to ensure all employees are kept save at work. Regardless of the environment you work in whether it’s an office building or a construction site, health and safety is an essential for all workplaces.

Imperative Easter Eggs Part 1 – can you spot the hidden Health and Safety pitfalls?

Imperative Easter Eggs Part 1 – can you spot the hidden Health and Safety pitfalls?

Jenny Brannan
Posted by: Jenny Brannan

Date: Tuesday, 11 April 2017. -  
Blog, Health & Safety, Manual Handling

Regardless of your working environment, be it an office, a leisure centre or a construction site, health and safety is an absolute must.

Every now and again, it’s quite common to come across some health and safety pitfalls in the workplace, but the most important thing about these is spotting them before they turn into a serious hazard which puts employees and employers at risk. 

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