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
Given that a large part of communication is non-verbal, Jack Hartley asks if it is time to rethink your respiratory protection, especially in the healthcare industry where reading facial expressions can be beneficial to patients.
Businesses using gas within their process need to monitor the levels to ensure employee safety. To ensure the right fixed gas detection system is used for the right job there are many factors that need to be considered. Nathan Marks provides an insight into this important piece of kit.
Slips and trips are still the biggest workplace danger causing serious injury and can even be fatal. The cost to businesses and lives is immeasurable and could have often been avoided with low-cost measures in place. Charlie Turner looks at how to reduce the risk.
NEBOSH, a global provider of health, safety and environmental management qualifications, considers how organisations can get the most out of their investigations – and where they sometimes go off-script.