12 Answers to Common CDM Questions

Health and safety people always LAGA (Love A Good Acronym), because it would probably take five times as long to say everything otherwise! Some of us like it too because it keeps us exclusive, but forgive us please – at least we don’t use loads of latin, like...

Fire Safety In Your Home

  The Grenfell Tower Fire As I write this, thirty fatalities have just been confirmed at the horrific Grenfell Tower fire in West London. Tragically, this number is sure to rise further, as reports suggest ‘several hundred’ people were likely to be in the block,...

10 Ways to Manage Workplace Chemicals

Pretty much every workplace will use chemicals of some kind. These can range from industrial process chemicals right down to kitchen cleaners or office antibacterial wipes. So, what exactly is a ‘chemical’ and is it the same thing as a substance, compound, element or...

What Exactly is Safety Culture?

It’s a well used phrase, but many organisations still don’t entirely understand what a Safety Culture is, if they even have one, how to measure and improve it if they do, and why it matters. In fact, every organisation has a Safety Culture – it’s just that some...

5 Ways to Improve Office Health

Millions of people in the UK work in an office. On the face of it you might think it’s a pretty healthy place to be, compared to some workplaces. But the fact is, although offices are usually safe from major injury risk, they still contribute significantly to...