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MoD censored for the second time in a month

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has been issued with its second Crown Censure in a month after another military diver died during training. A 26-year-old  Marine was taking part in a maritime training exercise in Portland Harbour, Dorset, in November 2018. He...

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2 October 2020

Perhaps the greatest impact is the people and the culture

COVID-19 has had devastating effects worldwide, which saddens me greatly.  Though as a woman who always see the positives -...

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25 July 2020

TUC proposals on ensuring a safe return to work

Specific to Health and Safety legislation, what we do best, the below sets out the TUC’s view of the immediate...

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7 May 2020

COVID-19 lockdown release ~ how employers can avoid prosecution

Following this weeks media ‘stir up’ on the stages of release of lockdown (which still feels serial typing), you will...

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6 May 2020

It’s fascinating how quickly humans adapt

As we start to see increased movement of traffic and people starting to go back to the workplace as businesses...

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24 April 2020

LCS on Radio BBC Merseyside COVID-19

Alex at LCS talks to Rodger Philips at BBC Radio Merseyside on the effects of the corona virus is having...

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14 April 2020

Top 10 UK Health & Safety Fines of 2019

Penalties for health and safety breaches in the UK have steadily risen, with 2019 being no exception, with fines exceeding...

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18 February 2020

Director or Senior Manager? How are you measuring up ?

Too many senior managers still tend to regard health and safety as a low level, regulatory compliance restriction, rather than...

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8 February 2020

CDM – there are still areas of confusion and misunderstanding

The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015) have been in force since April 2015 but there are still...

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21 January 2020

Director sentenced after his brother’s fatal fall from height

A solar panel company and its director have been sentenced after his brother’s fatal fall from height. Worcester Crown Court...

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17 December 2019

Is there support for Leaders in Health & Safety?  Yes

One of the main statutory responsibilities falling on directors is the understating of the Health and Safety Policy  Is there...

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12 December 2019