Entries by Rebecca Lambert

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Hero of the Month – Bullard – 100 years of Hard Hats

From the Hard Boiled® Hat to Today’s Skull Bucket: A History of Hard Hats When were the first hard hats manufactured? How has the design changed through the years? Who manufactures the six million “skull buckets” sold each year to protect workers’ heads? The hard hat concept comes from Bullard, a hundred-year-old, family-owned manufacturer of […]

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PFERDERGONOMICS – The focus is on people

People are at the focus of all the processes that a hand-guided tool from PFERD passes through during its creation. This applies from research and development right through to production of the commercially mature product. Orientation towards the most economic cost-effectiveness of the tools for customers remains one of the main targets of the high-quality […]

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How to Increase Safety in Work at Height and Demonstrate Improved and Sustained Management Compliance

Many operational managers already take responsibility for work at height and so have a responsibility for compliance with various regulations, related to the planning and execution of that work.  There are many details to be considered when managing work at height and generally they are included in existing management processes, but there is one fundamental […]

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Candidate of the Month

  We are working with an outstanding QESH professional who is seeking a new role based in or around Limerick or Clare, Ireland. Skills and Experience include – – Monitoring implementation of Environmental, Health & Safety Management Systems. – Review and updating of Environmental, Health & Safety Management System, policies, procedures and risk assessments where […]


10 Steps to Improve Driver Safety

Preliminary estimates from the National Safety Council indicate motor vehicle deaths dipped slightly 1% in 2017, claiming 40,100 lives versus the 2016 total of 40,327. The small decline is not necessarily an indication of progress, as much as a leveling off of the steepest two-year increase in more than 50 years. The 2017 assessment is 6% higher than […]


The BSIF Awards at The Safety & Health Excellence Awards – Wednesday 10th April 2019

The BSIF Awards at The Safety & Health Excellence Awards Location: The Vox, Birmingham The prestigious BSIF Safety Awards, renowned for recognising excellence within the safety industry, excellence in customer service, product innovation and with the key goal of improving occupational safety and health within the UK. The night attracts more than 400 guests from […]

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Product of the Month – Lifestyle Checkpoint

For forward thinking companies who are implementing a Health and Wellbeing strategy, Lifestyle Checkpoint is a state of the art machine that provides the employee with the facility to take their own health metrics. The results are delivered in confidence, without having to make an appointment or see a health professional. Available in any location […]

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PCIAW Summit and Professional Clothing Awards

The world’s first Global Summit for the Professional Clothing Industry Association will be the industry’s greatest ever think tank For one day only 20 of the world’s best industry experts will come together from across the globe to impart their outstanding knowledge on the professional workwear, corporate clothing and associated industry sectors.  This unique gathering […]

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How to manage the risk of hazardous chemicals used in the workplace

Many organisations that carry hazardous chemicals at their workplace are easily sold safety cabinets, PPE, and emergency equipment to match the hazard class of the substances. They mistakenly believe that this is all that is required to extinguish their WHS responsibilities and keep workers safe. This article is a quick introduction to the risk management […]