7th February 2024
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41% of employers expecting growing demand for mental health support

Mental health will top the list of support most demanded by employees in 2024, according to new research from Towergate Health & Protection.  The research into health and wellbeing support in the workplace asked 500 HR professionals which areas they thought would see the biggest increase in demand for support over the next 12 months. Mental health topped […]

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & WELLBEING MONTH: 90% of leaders cite increased productivity through workplace digital signage

New research has found that three in five frontline workers believe information shared on workplace screens helps them to become more engaged with their wider business (61%), more productive (59%) and more data literate (62%). The study, developed by ScreenCloud and Google ChromeOS, sought to discover insights on the tech equity gap between information and deskless workers, and […]

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & WELLBEING MONTH: Top tips for creating effective policies for your organisation

The importance of robust Occupational Health and Wellbeing policies cannot be overstated, especially for Health and Safety professionals across the public and private sectors. These policies not only ensure compliance with legal standards, but also promote a positive work culture, leading to increased productivity and employee satisfaction. Here are some top tips for establishing effective […]

Occupational Health & Safety Solutions: 2024 buying trends revealed

Compliance, PPE and Behavioural Safety top the list of solutions and services the UK’s leading health & safety professionals are sourcing for their organisations in 2024. The findings have been revealed ahead of the Occupational Safety & Health Forum, which is taking place on February 7th in London, and are based on delegate requirements at the event. […]

Preventing slips, trips & falls: when is it best to grit?

By Chris Potts, Marketing Director at ANT Telecom  Over 2022/23 a Labour Force Survey (LFS) revealed that 561,000 workers sustained a non-fatal injury according to self-reports. In comparison the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) points out that this figure is higher for the same period, at 60,645 employee non-fatal injuries, as reported by employers in 2022/23, according […]

Occupational Safety & Health Forum: last chance to register!

There are just a handful of delegate places available at next month’s Occupational Safety & Health Forum – Join 60+ fellow safety professionals and meet with the UK’s leading industry suppliers! 7th February 2024 Hilton London, Canary Wharf  Book online here >>> You will have the opportunity to meet with suppliers who offer the following products […]

Access online courses to build your health & safety skills

We have a wide selection of online courses tailored specifically for the health & safety sector, enabling you to both amass new skills and improve existing ones in 2024 and beyond – start learning today! These are specially-curated online courses designed to help you and your team improve expertise and learn new things. The Health & […]

If you specialise in Occupational Health & Wellbeing Services we want to hear from you!

Each month on Health & Safety Briefing we’re shining the spotlight on a different part of the security market – and in January we’ll be focussing on Occupational Health & Wellbeing Services. It’s all part of our ‘Recommended’ editorial feature, designed to help health & safety buyers find the best products and services available today. So, […]

NEBOSH defines risk assessment and its process

NEBOSH shares content from the NEBOSH Quick Reference Guide to Risk Assessment for this quick-read definition of risk assessment and the outline process to follow in your workplace. What is risk assessment? The objective of risk assessment is to prevent workplace accidents and incidents that might give rise to injuries and/or occupational ill-health. The risk […]

SOFTWARE MONTH: Balancing practicality with operational needs

For Health & Safety (H&S) professionals in the UK, choosing the right specialist software solution and partner is critical in ensuring workplace safety and regulatory compliance. The software needs to not only align with the specific needs of the organisation, but also be adaptable to changing regulations and work environments. Here are some top tips […]