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How Many First Aiders Do I Need?

Having the correct first aid provision in the workplace is not only a legal requirement, but it is incredibly important for the safety of you and your employees. In this article, we answer the question “How many first aiders do I need?” and point you to a tool that can be used to calculate this…(Read More)

Do I Need An Accident Book At Work?

We are often asked, “Do I Need An Accident Book At Work?” In this article, we clarify whether you need to have an accident book at work. The Social Security (Claims and Payments) Regulations 1979 state that if you have more than 10 employees, or own or occupy a mine, quarry or factory, you must…(Read More)

What Do You Do If There Is An Accident At Work?

We are frequently asked: “What do you do if there is an accident at work?”  In this article, we look at the action that needs to be taken. The first response is to ensure that the injured person is attended to quickly. Your employees should all be informed via a company induction of how…(Read More)

Do You Have To Have A Trained First Aider At Work?

In this article, we answer the general question “Do you have to have a trained first aider at work?” Unfortunately, there is no simple yes or no answer to this question. The First Aid Regulations require employers to provide adequate and appropriate equipment, facilities and personnel. They must ensure their employees receive immediate attention if…(Read More)

How to Avoid Bee Stings?

How To Avoid Bee Stings


For those who are allergic to bee stings, the warmer weather means being extra vigilant when out and about. In this article, we answer the common question “how to avoid bee stings” and share some useful tips from Allergy UK to help you avoid bee stings and stay safe. It is important to remember…(Read More)

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