Health and safety blog
Accident statistics for renewables only offer a partial glimpse of how health and safety is managed in the industry, but even that limited view suggests that the sector can be a dangerous one.
With 35,000 flights a day and not a single commercial aircraft accident in 2017, we could all learn thing or two about safety from Europe’s air traffic management industry.
Health and safety reps at Devonport Dockyard in Plymouth have their work cut out with just under 5,000 staff and a site that is three and half miles long and between 0.25 and one mile wide.
Welsh government workers describe how they are using their dedicated hour of well-being each week which was negotiated by Prospect.
Rates of work-related stress and depression are at record highs, according to official figures. One person a minute develops stress because of excessive workloads, poorly designed jobs and a lack of support from their managers. While that figure seems high, the stigma that still dogs mental health could be preventing...