News

WEBINAR: Is your organisation ready for Industry 4.0?

By on

An upcoming webinar is to discuss the safety challenges that organisations and workers could face in the future and will consider ways that could help them to prepare for the changes.


‘Safety & Industry 4.0’ webinar, hosted by SafeStart International, takes place on Tuesday 18 September at 10am and will “explore the role of human factors as we enter the 4th Industrial Age, an aspect often underestimated or forgotten by employers as they move towards a world shaped by big data and automation”.

Topics to be explored include the “factory of the future”, new methods and new hazards. Hosted by SafeStart Development Director, David Hughes and Lead Consultant for Europe, Sarah Stoker, the webinar, supported by Safety Management magazine, focus on the workforce and how to navigate a less than perfect world. For more information, and to register, visit the website here

NEWS


Istock 629708626 430 Wide Credit Charliestockis Min

Indian businesses urged to join fight against COVID-19

By Thomas Tevlin on 31 March 2020

Big businesses in India have been urged to direct their corporate social responsibility (CSR) spending on helping to fight the coronavirus pandemic after the government confirmed that such expenditure would be covered by the CSR spending rules.



Istock 1070271670 500 Min

128 MPs call for “non-essential” businesses to close

By Belinda Liversedge on 30 March 2020

Calls are mounting for the government to provide clarity over which workplaces should close to prevent the transmission of the coronavirus.



blow.jpg

“We have powers to require businesses to stop work”: HSE

By Belinda Liversedge on 26 March 2020

HSE could use its powers to shut businesses down if they fail to take measures to protect the health and welfare of their staff during the coronavirus pandemic, its chief executive Sarah Albon has said.