Near-miss reporting book now available from HSE

29 March 2021

HSE has published a booklet designed to allow employers and employees to record near misses at work. The booklet features 46 pages of perforated forms upon which near-miss incidents can be recorded. The idea is to help employers identify any patterns and trends in near misses that could provide an early warning of the risk of accidents or other dangers to the health and safety of workers and others, such as the public.

The right card

29 March 2021

Smartcard technology is making it easier for construction site managers to check workers have the right qualifications, training and skills to work safely and in a competent manner, says Alan O’Neile.

Covid-19: Supporting children returning to nursery

26 March 2021

Research suggests that most parents are anxious about sending their child back to childcare or school and there is also widespread concern over the impact of Covid-19 on children’s mental health. Here we look at how early years providers can support the wellbeing of children as they return to their settings.

Forthcoming trade events April 2021

25 March 2021

This regularly updated events calendar notifies importers and exporters of forthcoming conferences, seminars/workshops, trade shows, trade missions and networking opportunities worldwide.