Posted: Tue, 09 Jul 2019 10:05
Burnout was recently reclassified as an "occupational syndrome" by the World Health Organisation, bringing a significant amount of coverage to the issue worldwide.
What can people do to avoid burning out, and what should their employers do to support them? Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 13:35
Workplace exposure to dust causes around 12,000 deaths annually. The Health and Safety Executive have launched a campaign to raise awareness of this important issue.
Are you protecting yourself and your staff from dust inhalation? Read More »
Posted: Mon, 01 Jul 2019 16:01
Training staff to understand the significance of complaints, unregulated and regulated, and how to manage them is vital for maintaining good relations with customers and complying with the Financial Conduct Authority's (FCA) dispute procedures. Read More »
Posted: Wed, 26 Jun 2019 16:43
Training your staff is key in helping to understand the significance of 'vulnerabilities' and the steps they are required to take as per the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) guidelines on safeguarding vulnerable persons. Firms must enable staff to understand FCA requirements on treating customers fairly while fulfilling their legal, business and social responsibilities. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 09:24
Millions of people in the UK work alone. They face challenges and hazards that people working alongside colleagues regularly don't have to.
Follow these five steps to safe lone working. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 10:15
Volunteers make a huge contribution to the organisations they help.
Everyone who benefits from their work needs to do all they can to safeguard their health and safety. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 03 Jun 2019 09:34
Agriculture has one of the highest rates of worker accidents and deaths.
Can more be done to make farming a safer industry for its staff? Read More »
Posted: Tue, 28 May 2019 14:33
Could your organisation handle a data breach?
Whilst it's imperative for organisations to do all they can to prevent a data breach and protect the rights of individuals, many are unprepared to manage a... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 23 May 2019 16:09
CPD is beneficial and essential for both employers and employees. CPD goes beyond just learning and development. It is instrumental in building a happy and knowledgeable workforce with a great working relationship between employees and employers. Read More »
Posted: Mon, 20 May 2019 15:16
We will be exhibiting again at the largest compliance conference in the USA; the 18th Annual Conference of the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) which runs from 15th to 18th September 2019 in Maryland. Read More »
Posted: Fri, 17 May 2019 14:26
Increasing numbers of UK employees work remotely. The number working away from the office at least some of their week is growing fast, with up to half of the British workforce expected to enjoy some sort of remote working arrangement in the next few years. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 May 2019 10:39
Prioritising health and safety can be a challenge for any business.
Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), which make up by far the largest group of UK businesses, often face additional issues with making sure health and safety concerns are addressed effectively. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Apr 2019 16:37
Financial sanctions are part of UK's national security and foreign policy and aims to prohibit organisations from providing financial resources to persons or organisations engaged in criminal activities, including terrorism. Failure to comply with financial sanctions is considered a criminal offence, punishable by a criminal conviction or a financial penalty imposed by OFSI. Read More »