HSE statistics 2022 reveal a sharp rise in worker injuries

The latest figures from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) show a 28% increase in worker injuries year on year – and a steep increase in ill health compared to pre-pandemic levels. The HSE has now released its annual summary statistics for Great Britain, providing new insight into health and safety at work in 2022. At […]

DeltaNet International supports Fraud Awareness Week with free course trial

International Fraud Awareness Week occurs globally in the third week of November. This year, the event takes place from November 13–November 19. The aim is to raise awareness of fraud through fraud prevention campaigns and education. Two in three UK companies (64%) say they have experienced fraud or economic crime in the last two years, […]

DeltaNet gives businesses free access to eLearning courses for Stress Awareness Week

Stress Awareness Week

We are providing access to nine of our leading stress and mental health wellbeing courses free for International Stress Awareness Week, taking place from 7th to 11th November. In support of the week, led by The International Stress Management Association charity (ISMAUK), DeltaNet is helping workplaces increase the level of training offered to employees and […]

Mental health is employers’ top L&D priority, but stagnant budgets cause challenges

Mental Health

Our survey of 101* Learning and Development professionals at World of Learning showed that L&D professionals believe mental health and wellbeing is the most important eLearning topic for the next 12 months. This is closely followed by stress management training for employees, as nearly nine in 10 (88%) employers said they are worried about how […]

IOSH gives DeltaNet’s courses the stamp of approval

Providing Health and Safety training to staff is a legal obligation of any business and is key to preventing injuries or illnesses, managing costs and encouraging a positive workplace health and safety culture. Given the importance of health and safety, it’s vital that you select a training provider that is qualified and experienced and that […]

The Cost of Living Crisis | Supporting Employees with Drug and Alcohol Problems

A man has drank too much alcohol

From the pandemic to the cost of living crisis, the upheaval of the last two years has taken a toll on people’s mental health, and provided a perfect breeding ground for drug and alcohol abuse. For many, recent factors such as prolonged isolation, significant work changes and political uncertainty have contributed to feelings of stress, […]

Online training – Our top 6 business benefits

Person studying elearning course

Keeping your employees’ skills up to date is a vital part of business success. Regular training can help your team develop new skills, keep up with evolving industry standards, and become more effective within their roles. However, training can be expensive. In the UK, employers invest around £42.0bn in training each year, with an average […]

Revealed: the common root causes behind ‘wholly avoidable’ workplace accidents

According to new research by our sister company, WorkNest – , 200 organisations have faced over £47million in fines since 2005 for workplace accidents judged to be ‘wholly unavoidable’. The study looked at 200 health and safety prosecutions brought by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) dating back to 2005, spanning ten different sectors, to […]