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Make Noise at Work Monitoring Your Priority

If you are planning to carry out workplace noise measurement then you should ensure that you use compliant monitoring equipment and that the equipment you use is…

PPE November 17, 2013

European Week for Safety and Health at Work

Every year, in October, the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work coordinates a week of activities to highlight the Healthy Workplaces campaign. This year’s…

PPE October 19, 2013

Who needs to do dangerous goods training?

When handling or shipping goods that pose a significant danger to workers and the public it is critical that those dealing with these goods understand and follow…

PPE October 16, 2013

Health and safety education for children

This morning before school, my nine year old son had some visual stimulus he really wasn’t expecting. Instead of getting to watch Gumball Waterson, he was…

PPE October 11, 2013

Healthy Workplaces Film Award 2013

The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work presents for the fifth year the Healthy Workplaces Film Award with a prize money of € 8 000 at DOK Leipzig. Eight…

PPE October 9, 2013

Confined Space Training

Confined spaces present serious risks to people in a wide range of industries, and a significant number of people are killed or seriously injured in the UK each…

PPE October 8, 2013

Noise awareness training

If you are considering purchasing or utilising a sound level meter and need training on its use and on noise at work regulations, Pulsar Instruments has added three…

PPE October 3, 2013

Don't just dodge the bullets, analyse near misses then remove the risks

When an accident happens in the workplace it is easy to look at the event in isolation. But it is a sobering thought when it is realised that a recent incident was…

PPE October 2, 2013

OHS electrical training courses may become more important than ever

OHS Electrical Training Courses may become more important than ever if changes in The Electrical Safety Act are passed The Electrical trades Union (ETU) is expressing…

PPE October 1, 2013

Noise measurement methods with ease of use and durability

With an estimated two million people exposed to harmful levels of noise at work in the UK, Pulsar Instruments plc, a company which specialises in noise measurement…

PPE September 27, 2013

The world of Root Cause Analysis

Sologic Europe offers free seminars introducing Root Cause Analysis (RCA). RCA is a fantastic tool for analysing problems in any field, so I thought I would take…

PPE September 16, 2013

Hand injuries at work

Hands are valuable but also most vulnerable. Hands are superbly designed tools of amazing strength and dexterity. They can pinch, grasp, twist, lift, hold and manipulate…

PPE September 15, 2013

Study occupational therapy online

Open Colleges is Australia’s leader in open learning. They offer over 150 flexible online courses that allow you to fit study around your lifestyle. Their…

PPE September 15, 2013

Reducing the systemic risks of human error

Disciplinary action is used to punish those who make choices that are incongruent with acceptable norms and to warn others not to follow the same path. Many leaders…

PPE September 11, 2013