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Legislation Updates

Regular changes in occupational health and safety law and practice take place every April and October.  One piece of important legislation which has recently been updated is: Changes to penalties for offences under Health and Safety Law. New sentencing guidelines for...

Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015

News Released from HSE and CITBREVISED CONSTRUCTION (DESIGN & MANAGEMENT) REGULATIONS 2015January 2015Subject to Parliamentary approval, the revised Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015) will come into force on 6 April 2015.The draft...

Winter Safety

As a business you are no doubt aware of many of the ‘winter risks’ within your business.  The level of risk will vary from business to business but the most common areas of risk in the winter are; ‘Driving at Work’, ‘Slips, Trips and Falls’ and ‘Working...

Over 40 People Learn a Life-Saving Skill

Our first free CPR training event was hosted at Lexus Bristol on Thursday 28th February – over 40 people attended across the two, 45 minute sessions and all left knowing how to perform CPR, which may one day help save a life.The drive behind hosting these...

Could You Save a Life?

  Free resuscitation training event at Lexus Bristol with Acorn Health and Safety and GWAAC If you suffer a cardiac arrest, the person next or nearest to you right now has the best possible chance of saving your life – could you save theirs?Shockingly,...

Care Home Residents put at Risk – Care Home Fined by HSE

A Middlesex-based national care home operator, MNS Care PLC, has been prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) for exposing residents to a risk of being scalded, and for using potentially unsafe lifting equipment at their Hanbury Court Care Home in...