Tackling stress

14 April 2021

Stress Awareness Month is a great opportunity for employers to take positive steps towards reducing stress at work, says Mike Robinson.

How to support employees suffering from domestic abuse

14 April 2021

Domestic abuse or violence includes, but is not limited to, controlling, coercive, threatening behaviour. This how to guide considers how employers can support employees suffering from domestic abuse and violence.

Country Profile — Vietnam

13 April 2021

One of south-east Asia’s most dynamic and fastest-growing economies, Vietnam holds tremendous appeal for British exporters.

Covid-19: fresh air – a continuing school priority

12 April 2021

As pupils and staff return to more normal classroom routines, health and safety must keep in step. To date, schools are reported to be doing well. But vigilance will have to continue in the summer term. Jon Herbert reports on initiatives to improve natural and mechanical ventilation.

Why you should consider a security management system standard

12 April 2021

While we are familiar with formal standards in health and safety, information, environment and quality management, they are not so common in security management. They can be very beneficial to an organisation, argues Mike Sopp.

Covid Secure: working safely for construction and outdoor workers

12 April 2021

The UK Government has published a set of guidance documents to assist a range of workplaces with advice on establishing safe operations. Roland Finch considers the updated advice given to people who work in or run outdoor working environments.