142 Fatalities Is 142 Too Many

142 Fatalities Is 142 Too Many. Some large numbers and big costs which should encourage even the biggest Sceptics to take health and safety seriously. Every year the HSE publish statistic regarding the state of health and safety in the UK. Key figures for Great Britain (2014/15) • 1.2 million working people suffering from a…

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Bed Bugs increasing

Attracted by your body heat and carbon dioxide, they crawl out at night to bite your exposed skin and feed on your blood, just as mosquitoes do. Not everyone develops a skin reaction to bedbug bites, but some people develop itchy red bumps. These appear around 15 to 30 minutes after being bitten and can…

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Too Hot To Handle!

A recent report published by TiFSip has highlighted a common problem in many food businesses, that of hand basins with two taps and the hot water to hot to comfortably wash hands in. Given that hot water will usually need to be over 50C as part of legionella controls, the report sensibly concludes that hand…

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