October 31, 2019

Firstly, 5S is not just tidying up and labelling boxes.  It is a methodology for organising your workplace based on lean principles in order to increase efficiency, minimise waste (time and materials) and reduce defects. The 5S’s are:

  • Sort

  • Set

  • Shine

  • Standardise

  • Sustain

Essentially it is used to take ensure items not used at the wo...

September 2, 2019

One observation I frequently hear from safety professionals is confusion by both employees and employers about Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS).  Managing vibration at work is usually put on the ‘too complicated’ pile.  The reality is that if you have identified vibration in your risk assessments then you need to act – here’s how. 

What do...

July 5, 2019


Inspections are one of many tools you can use to check whether your workplace, people or process are functioning as expected.  Equally they provide an opportunity to routinely identify improvements across your business.  However, so many people can find them daunting, struggle to engage people in their value or are simply getting no benefit...

February 19, 2019

Cost of Accidents 

The HSE calculate the national average cost of a 7 day lost time incident at £4,800 and major injuries at £1,200 for an organisation that has one or two RIDDORS each year the cost of incidents can be high. When you add in other costs such as claims, fines, lost business, effect on reputation, lower/lost production, higher staff turnover...

August 14, 2018

Day to day we work with many different companies and speak to lots of QHSE Professionals.  In doing so, and from our own experiences, we know that the pressures on QHSE teams can be significant.  However, we also see inefficiency amongst teams or individuals which compound the issue - often with no end in sight.  Firefighting all the time is not sustainab...

July 2, 2018

Missed the live event? Watch again here

Watch our live webinar where we are joined by James Stone of Selufen  Ltd as he explores ISO27001 and how it compares to GDPR. If you’re a compliance professional or business and haven’t made a start towards GDPR and Information Security then this is a must watch. 

If you have any questions please get in touch via t...

June 20, 2018

Missed the live event?

Watch a recording of the webinar here.

  In this webinar Richard Burgess takes us through the latest and greatest updates contained in the jaw dropping Mango 9.

1. E- Assessment - Build your own training content and assessments

2. Calendar - See your compliance tasks laid out clearly in a calendar view.

3. Fresh Look

3. Plus many oth...

June 3, 2018

Missed it? No problem. Watch our recent webinar on how to carry out a risk Assessment. 

Click here to watch 

April 5, 2018

In simple terms a 'Lone Worker' is someone who does just that - works alone.  Of course, things are not always that simple so we have taken a look at some examples of what constitutes a lone worker and provided some guidance to help you identify and control the risks to lone workers.

Where to begin with managing your lone workers

Like all employees there is...

January 1, 2018

Our good friends at Mango have recently gone through the certification process for ISO9001:2015. 

They have regularly blogged about the process and provided helpful information if you are going though the same process. 

The best bit of news is that they have published a completely free E-Book on how to achieve ISO9001:2015. 

Click Download E Book to visit th...

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