Posted: Wed, 07 Aug 2019 15:19
The DeltaNet Dragons entered the annual Dragon Boat Challenge, in aid of Rainbows Children's Hospice.
See how we did! Read More »
Posted: Mon, 05 Aug 2019 14:32
Workplace bullying occurs across all cultures, damaging individuals and businesses. As some countries tighten their legislation on it, should the UK follow suit?
What should employers do to tackle bullying, and what are your options if you're the one being bullied? Read More »
Posted: Wed, 31 Jul 2019 14:42
Unconscious bias affects our perception of another person or groups of people in a professional work environment, impairing our ability to act fairly and make the right decisions. We believe it is detrimental not just for individuals but it's also bad for the business and workplace culture. So, what do we mean by unconscious bias, how does it affect your business and what can you do to reduce its impact in the workplace? Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 Jul 2019 10:44
147 people died at work in 2018/19, more than the year before. Why are families still having to endure the preventable and tragic loss of their loved ones, and what can we do to bring this number down? Read More »
Posted: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:24
According to a recent survey, 94% of firms reported that the issue of vulnerable persons is being treated quite seriously or very seriously by their business. For years now, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has raised awareness around the treatment of vulnerable persons by regulated firms. But what constitutes as a 'vulnerability' and how does it impact businesses' relationship with customers? Read More »
Posted: Wed, 10 Jul 2019 14:28
The 'world's favourite airline' and the largest hotel chain both reported huge data breaches in recent times, affecting millions of records. After investigations by the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), British Airways and Marriott International are both facing record fines for data breaches under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Read More »
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 »