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UK brands urged to sign new accord to protect garment workers

By Belinda Liversedge on 10 September 2021

Workers’ rights group, Labour Behind the Label is calling on all UK clothing brands to sign a new pact designed to protect garment and textiles factory workers.

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A nervous return

By Dr Sarita Robinson and Christina Buxton on 16 September 2021

Many workers are feeling anxious about returning to the workplace as Covid restrictions are eased, so it’s vital employers communicate effectively with staff about the precautions in place to protect them from the virus.

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City of the future

By Belinda Liversedge on 16 September 2021

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Don't slip up

By Simon Ash, HAIX on 03 September 2021

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Industry 4.0 – a missed opportunity?

By Andrew Bligh, Dräger Safety UK on 01 September 2021

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Chemical company fined £1 million after worker dies in explosion

By Belinda Liversedge on 16 September 2021

Chemical company, Briar Chemicals Ltd, has been fined £1million after a man died in an explosion at its site in Sweet Briar Road, Norwich.

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Tread carefully when sharing personal health and safety data

By Laura Gillespie, Pinsent Masons LLP on 02 September 2021

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Brain injury in sport: why the House of Commons report falls short

By Professor Adam Finkel, University of Michigan School of Public Health on 01 September 2021

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Decisions, decisions

By Mike Robinson, the British Safety Council on 20 August 2021

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How will the courts view reasonable practicability in the age of covid?

By Chaired by Belinda Liversedge on 14 September 2020

In our latest edition of A Safer Conversation, two experts discuss the concept of reasonable practicability in the age of coronavirus.

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Supply chain: A safer conversation

By Iris Cepero on 09 December 2014

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Redefining workplace wellbeing – Part II

By Anna Ryland, British Safety Council on 27 May 2019

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A safer conversation: flexible working

By Iris Cepero on 13 March 2015