We can’t afford a full-time safety manager

It’s a familiar cry and all too often the reason why the leaders of small businesses do too little to protect themselves, their organisations and their employees. The fact is that most small businesses, and some medium sized ones, probably don’t need a full-time...

What safety practitioners do

Whilst preparing a course recently I was reminded of an IOSH report published in October 2005 which made me think a little differently about HSE Chair Judith Hackitt’s comments at the IOSH 2012 conference. Speaking as part of a panel debate she urged delegates “Your...