Communication

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    Helping young people at a crossroads

    Building on the experience of his challenging personal and professional journey and mental ill health, Jack Parsons decided to create Big Youth Group, a company that opens the door to employment for young people.

    By Anna Ryland, British Safety Council on 22 March 2019

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    Radical simplicity

    I think most of us agree that reality is complex. Whether we are trying to understand work, politics or health, the world we live within is a vertiginous mix of ideas and structure, the past and the present and millions of individuals, each with their own idea of how the world should be.

    By Mike Robinson, chief executive of the British Safety Council on 29 March 2019

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    Humanising health and safety conversations

    CEOs and directors should embed health and safety into their everyday conversations with workers to encourage people to always act safely at work, says Dr Shaun Davis from the UK’s Royal Mail Group in an interview with Safety Management.

    By Speaking to Shaun Davis, director of safety, health and wellbeing at the Royal Mail on 12 February 2019

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    Design can save lives

    The British Safety Council revealed the winners of its multimedia poster competition, ‘Images of wellbeing’, last month which showcased images of wellbeing at work and in an educational environment.

    By Matthew Holder, British Safety Council on 12 December 2018

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    ‘Make safety part of your everyday conversations at work’

    CEOs and directors should embed health and safety into their everyday conversations with workers to encourage people to always act safely at work, says Dr Shaun Davis from the UK’s Royal Mail Group.

    By Tom Tevlin, British Safety Council on 02 October 2018

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    Safety in the hands of the people

    Wearable technology and AI is transforming incident prevention and prediction in the workplace, says Danny Reeves, of Alcumus Group’s Info Exchange.

    By Interview with managing director of Alcumus’ Info Exchange, Danny Reeves on 23 August 2018

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    How to handle a toxic co-worker

    There are better ways to deal with feelings of anger or vulnerability at work than buttoning up or repressing them, according to a resilience consultant.

    By Belinda Liversedge on 07 August 2018

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    The text message that can save a life

    Employees working alone face risks that are sometimes unpredictable. Having robust lone worker procedures in place can help save the lives of your employees, writes Klaus Allion, managing director at ANT Telecom.

    By Klaus Allion, ANT Telecom on 12 June 2018