How to choose the correct tool lanyard

How to Choose the Correct Tool Lanyard

How to Choose the Correct Tool Lanyard Well-chosen tool lanyards make tasks that include working at height safer and more efficient, which is why it is imperative to select a lanyard that suits the worker, tool and tasks involved. When tool lanyards obstruct an employee’s efforts, it often results in frustration, lower productivity standards or becoming non-compliant with health and safety standards. Furthermore, an unsuitable lanyard can become a hazard…

4 Strategies for Better Safety Communication in Construction

4 Strategies for Better Safety Communication in Construction Government data show that an estimated 2.3 million working days were lost in the Construction sector due to work-related illness and injury during 2016/17. Improving communication is a major factor in accident and illness prevention. With a well thought out communication strategy, construction companies are able to reduce accidents, improve employee well-being and decrease costs associated with illness and injury. Improve Staff…

Working at height: Improving workplace safety

Working at height: improving workplace safety

Working at height: improving workplace safety Between 2012 and 2017, falls from height made up 49% of fatal and 20% non-fatal injuries to construction workers in the UK, marking a clear requirement for enhanced safety procedures and education across the whole industry. Even in other industries such as food and drink, the HSE cite falling from height as a cause of 20% of fatal accidents, along with hundreds more serious…

Hi Vis Classes Explained

Hi Vis Standards Explained

When conditions begin to affect how well other workers can be seen on site, high visibility work wear is essential to keeping everyone safe, especially during winter months, when daylight working hours are at a minimum, it is vital to keep your employees fully prepared. High visibility workwear (Hi Vis) improves an employee’s visibility to others with a combination of reflective strips and fluorescent material. If you are in an…