Noise at work
Noise at work is an important area of focus for health and safety. Excessive noise at work can cause health conditions and seriously affect peoples’ way of life. It is, therefore, important for employers to seriously consider the effect of excessive noise in the workplace, and take steps to prevent their employees. Continue reading
The benefits of good health and safety
We often talk about the importance of good workplace health and safety, and the far-reaching benefits of encouraging a positive health and safety culture. So we thought today, we’d have a look at what exactly those benefits are, and why health and safety should be an important aspect of every business. Continue reading
A-Z of Health and Safety
We’ve been having fun in the office trying to come up with a definitive A – Z of health and safety words and ideas. See if you agree with the words we chose…
Changes to labels on chemical packaging (CLP Regulations)
In this article, we’re looking at the recent changes to labels on chemical packaging.
The CLP Regulation, which deals with classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures, came into force in January 2009. CLP adopts the United Nations’ Globally Harmonised System (GHS) on the classification and labelling of chemicals (GHS) across all European Union countries, including the UK.