Being an Effective E-Manager

‘’E-Manager’’ – a term coined some years ago to reflect the trend of managing a workforce who are now working from home (via various kinds of communication) or in other places such as team members in other countries. While still belonging to the same company and despite possibly having autonomous roles to perform, employees are […]

Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012

Most of us know that asbestos is dangerous, but just how dangerous? Asbestos fibres are very light and float in the air. If you breathe these in, they can cause asbestos-related cancer of the lungs and chest lining (called mesothelioma). There is usually a long delay between first exposure and the onset of the disease, […]

Working Safely In A Confined Space

The safety legislation which covers working in confined spaces can be found in the Confined Spaces Regulations of 1997. Every year, workers are killed or seriously injured in a wide range of occupations and industries as the result of working in confined spaces. Deaths and injuries are not just limited to the workers themselves either […]