5 Causes of Radiation: How Your Business Can Protect People From It

Radiation is an energy produced from unstable radioactive elements, or from machines. It has the ability to move from its source to other locations and into people in form of energy waves or energized particles. Radiation is powerful energy, and it’s one of the most harmful forces on earth, with several health issues associated with over-exposure. Radiation is broadly divided into two categories based on the level of energy they vibrate. There are non-ionizing and ionizing radiation. Radiation is caused as a result of some processes, and each type of radiation has unique characteristics and features.…

How to Make Your Business Safer

Running a business often means you have a working environment, such as an office or work site. You might also employ a number of employees’, and hire outside services like a cleaning team. With lots of people coming and going to your business environment, it is important that you take steps to ensure safety. It means implementing health and safety rules and making sure every staff member is well informed about them. If you are looking for ways to make your business safer, this guide gives you some tips.…

Helping Employees with Musculoskeletal Conditions

Musculoskeletal conditions affect the joints, bones, and muscles, and can included autoimmune diseases, according to the NHS. Many adults are impacted by the problem, which in turn, can have an effect on their daily life. This includes their work life, so it’s important for employers to adapt their workplace to help employees who suffer from musculoskeletal conditions. A study by Health and Safety Executive in Great Britain (HSE), revealed that 507,000 workers in the UK suffered from such a condition in 2016/17.…

4 Tips on How to Deal with Workplace Injuries

In any business big or small, there is always a risk of workplace injuries occurring. Sometimes, you may have to deal with an employee who has sustained an injury at work, which can feel like an extra stress placed on top of what you are already dealing with. Ultimately, the well-being of your employees comes first, which means you must have a foolproof plan in place for when a workplace injury happens. Such a plan will ensure your company remains a safe, supportive and efficient one to work for.…

10 Must-have Health and Safety Considerations for an Office

If you’ve just started your business, you’ll need to take on responsibility for health and safety in the workplace. You’ll be amazed to learn that there could actually be hundreds of hidden risks in a perfectly ordinary-looking office space, and it’s your job to reduce or eliminate these dangers. To help you to start thinking about your health and safety responsibilities, here are just a handful of the safety considerations for an average office: 1. The dangers of clutter Clutter and disorganisation can cause lots of problems in an office.…