Features are carefully selected from across the website and magazine, these articles are contributed by a wide range of authors from across the sectors covered by Health and Safety Matters, as well as the editorial team. Addressing the latest topics in terms of technological developments, legislation and industry issues
Refresher training is a vital part of ensuring site safety but so many companies are unsure of how often it should be carried out. Stuart Taylor of Mentor Training explains why it is necessary, what you need to know to comply with the law, and how investing in refresher training can actually save you money, as well as keeping your staff safe in the long term.
Hearing Protection remains one of the most challenging issues for health and safety managers today. With no obvious sign of injury until irreversible damage is done, protecting workers requires a multi-level approach. Chris Shaw looks at some of the key issues facing safety managers.