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Hand Sanitiser and Surface Cleaner - How To Choose Safely

An Introduction to Surface Cleaner Products and Hand Sanitisers Surface disinfectants and hand sanitisers are a great way to protect yourself, your family and your employees during and after the Covid-19 pandemic. These products have been…
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Can wearing a mask protect you against Coronavirus? Information from the WHO

Information from the World Health Organization Before putting on a mask, clean hands with alcohol-based hand rub or soap and water. Cover mouth and nose with mask and make sure there are no gaps between your face and the mask. Avoid…
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): manufacturing sector guidance

Guidance for the manufacturing sector including procedures to plan for and maintain a safe place for all. Overview This guidance is for manufacturing sites in Scotland. It comes into effect from 26 May 2020, extending until further notice…
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COMING SOON - The PPE Directory

Businesses and organisations who didn't know what PPE was a couple of months ago will now need to commit to sourcing and securing masks, gloves, aprons and more to ensure their staff are safe and healthy. The PPE Directory aims to connect…
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Working safely during coronavirus (COVID-19) - Government Guides

Guidance to help employers, employees and the self-employed understand how to work safely during the Coronavirus pandemic The government, in consultation with industry, has produced guidance to help ensure workplaces are as safe as possible. These…
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HSE People Virtual Exhibition - CV Writing Skills and Interview Tips Session

Rebecca Lambert has over 15 years experience in recruitment and job boards, specialising in the HSE and Energy industries and is passionate about sharing her knowledge and helping those looking for a new challenge. She will be speaking…
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Coronavirus: PPE shipment flown in from Turkey fails UK safety standards

The consignment, which was flown into the UK by the RAF last month, has been impounded by inspectors, who say it is faulty. By Russell Hope, news reporter Brandon Lewis, who is Northern Ireland secretary,…
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Teachers put ‘at risk unnecessarily’ as schools prepare for reopening, union claims

The NASUWT says lockdown requests have ‘intensified’ in last week amid speculation of an early return. Schools, colleges and nurseries closed more than six weeks ago due to the coronavirus outbreak Schools have been asking…
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Airbnb to introduce cleanliness protocol programs for hosts

Worldwide: In response to the heightened attention on guest safety and cleanliness within travellers’ accommodations, Airbnb has launched its ‘Enhanced Cleaning Initiative’, which comprises two voluntary sanitisation and Covid-19 spread…
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HSE People Virtual Exhibition - New Speaker announced - Brett Townsley

From the 9th to the 11th of June, HSE People will host their first ever Virtual Exhibition. The event will be focused on HSE and PPE Professionals based in the UK and Europe as we look to provide opportunities to network, develop and grow…
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Guidance for parents and carers on supporting children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic

What you need to know The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is going to affect daily life, as the government and the NHS take necessary steps to manage the pandemic, reduce transmission and treat those who need medical attention. Regardless…
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HSE advises on the importance of fitting RPE correctly

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is advising healthcare workers currently using respiratory protective equipment (RPE) on the importance of ensuring it is fitted correctly. A respirator that is incorrectly fitted will not protect the wearer. Tight-fitting…