Gavin Scarr Hall - Director of Health and Safety
Recent Blog Posts By Gavin Scarr Hall - Director of Health and Safety
The biggest signs of workplace stress you need to watch out for
Work-related stress can seriously bring down morale, productivity, and the health of your staff. You have to address stress - or it will continue to f... Read More
Does your workplace meet summer health & safety regulations?
As temperatures rise, so do health & safety concerns. By law, you need to take precautions to keep staff comfortable during the summer months – an... Read More
Take your dog to work day: let the dogs in or out?
Tomorrow, businesses will be celebrating National 'Take Your Dog to Work Day' - and according to a study by GoCompare, two-fifths of people across the... Read More
Are your hybrid workers covered under DSE regulations?
Do your hybrid staff work on PCs or laptops daily for periods of an hour or more? Then, you’ll need to make sure they’re complying with DSE regulation... Read More
Do your risk assessments cover pregnant staff?
You have a legal duty to keep staff safe in the workplace. If you have pregnant staff, you need to take extra precautions to protect them from harm. ... Read More
How to be a supportive employer during Ramadan
During this month, your staff may not be eating or drinking for 17 hours a day. From Saturday 2nd April to Sunday 1st May, members of the Islamic c... Read More
How will the new PPE law affect your business?
There’s been a health & safety update. So, if they aren’t already, PPE assessments need to be first on the agenda. The changes to PPE regulations... Read More
How to be a more accessible employer in five steps
Is your workplace accessible for all? If it’s not, you could block a raft of talent from your business. Or worse, face a costly discrimination clai... Read More
Six ways to reduce workplace energy costs
The cost of gas and electric bills has soared like never before. Which means you may be searching for ways to cut your workplace bills... Luckily, go... Read More
Five hazards to add to your winter risk assessment
Have you updated your winter risk assessment yet? With even colder weather on the way, your staff could fall victim to a number of seasonal hazards. ... Read More
Omicron variant: five steps to reduce risk and disruption
The government has launched new measures tackle the ‘Omicron’ COVID-19 variant. Along with a return to face masks on public transport and in shops, t... Read More