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Why Manual Handling Training is Important

Why Manual Handling Training is Important

Manual handling training is a crucial part of safety training. Because this activity refers to the force exerted by an employee to pull, push, lift, move or carry a load, it requires proper training in order to avoid the risk of injuries or accidents to the operative...
4 Ways to Lessen Risk of Office Illnesses

4 Ways to Lessen Risk of Office Illnesses

In summer, an office can be a difficult place to work if the weather outside gets a little bit too hot. However, it is undoubtedly worse when it comes to winter and the dreaded flu starts rearing its head and spreading around the office. Not only does it make everyone...
Top Tips To Prevent Workplace Injuries

Top Tips To Prevent Workplace Injuries

Workplace injuries are a common occurrence, in 2015, 612,000 workers sustained a non-fatal injury at work. The most common cause of these injuries was due to lifting or carrying (20%), slipping or tripping (19%), and being hit by a moving object (10%). Some injuries...
5 Steps to a Safer Office

5 Steps to a Safer Office

The average person spends 92, 120 hours of their life at work. This is an awfully long time to spend at the office, so it is essential that we keep our offices as safe and healthy as possible. So how can you take steps to ensure that your office is as safe as it can...
Top 5 Common Myths About Work at Height

Top 5 Common Myths About Work at Height

Work at height is one of the most common construction site jobs in the UK, and it’s also one of the most dangerous. Despite being so common, there are still several different myths surrounding this activity, which we aim to dispel here at Turner Business Consultants....