Category Archives: Health & Safety Management

Are your risk assessments up to the job?

Are your machinery risk assessments adequate? Failure to carry out suitable and sufficient risk assessment can place your employees at risk of harm and leave your company vulnerable to prosecution. Risk assessments are a legal requirement introduced by the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations. As well as being a legal requirement they […]

Working from height: make sure your staff are coming home!

The football world cup mission to find the champion team of 2018 continues to surprise. Many of the traditional giants of the game are no longer at the table, but England still remains; and can you believe through a penalty shootout? There are no surprises, however, in establishing the champion accident fatality type. It is, […]

Health & Safety Training Courses from ProAktive

The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) is the world-leading chartered body for health and safety professionals.  The IOSH Managing Safely certificate is targeted at managers in any organisation or sector who are required to manage risk and resources.  The course aims to: Ensure that safety issues are appreciated by those who are employed […]

ISO 45001 : The new international standard for Occupational Health & Safety

What’s ISO 45001? ISO 45001:2018 is the replacement to OHSAS 18001 and is the international ISO standard for Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSMS). Not only has the standard superseded OHSAS 18001, it makes integration with other management systems simpler than ever before; because it shares the new common structure defined by Annex SL, […]