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Cross-sector Service Delivery in HSE Consultancy and Training: E4D/SOGA, Uganda

Case Study Astutis was commissioned by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH to develop and deliver Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) training and coaching to 60 participants at managerial level from 30 organisations across Uganda in order to upgrade their HSE practices and standards as part of the E4D/SOGA (Employment and Skills for Eastern… Continue reading Cross-sector Service Delivery in HSE Consultancy and Training: E4D/SOGA, Uganda

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Accident · Behaviour based safety (BBS) · Health and Safety Regulations · Health and Wellbeing · Human Factors · Occupational Health · Occupational Health & Safety · Risk Assessment · Workplace environment

Managing Workplace Fatigue

It is estimated that fatigue in the workplace costs the UK economy between £155 and £240 million each year – in direct workplace accident costs alone. A general term often used to describe a wide variety of conditions, fatigue is generally accepted as feeling very tired/weary/sleepy due to insufficient rest or sleep, prolonged work periods… Continue reading Managing Workplace Fatigue

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Behaviour based safety (BBS) · Human Factors · Occupational Health & Safety · Workplace environment

11 Tips on Worker Involvement in Safety & Health (WISH)

Worker involvement in safety and health (WISH) is a two-way process of collaboration whereby both employers and employees work together to spot, solve and own health and safety problems for the improvement of organisational safety and employee health as a whole. Supplementary to competent health and safety leadership, access to the right advice and hard… Continue reading 11 Tips on Worker Involvement in Safety & Health (WISH)

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Behaviour based safety (BBS) · Health and Wellbeing · Human Factors · Occupational Health · Occupational Health & Safety

Safety and Wellness Programmes: intrinsically linked

Despite there being a direct correlation between wellness and safety in a business setting, many organisations still perceive these two disciplines as separate functions, managed by different departments with different systems, budgets and KPI’s. However, when properly connected, effective wellness and safety programmes can yield significant results in terms of accident and injury figures, lost… Continue reading Safety and Wellness Programmes: intrinsically linked

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NEBOSH International Health & Safety Qualifications Transcending Borders

According to ILO (International Labour Organisation) estimates, in the region of 2.3 million workers each year die from an occupational injury or illnesses, (this equates to over 6,300 workers dying each day across the world) despite a rising global recognition of the importance of good health and safety practices in the workplace. For every fatal… Continue reading NEBOSH International Health & Safety Qualifications Transcending Borders

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Health and Wellbeing · Occupational Health · Occupational Health & Safety

Defibrilators and CPR – the business essentials

Guest post: Fiona King for defibshop.co.uk – independent supplier of defibrillators and AED training. What businesses need to know about defibrillators and CPR According to the British Heart Foundation, each year, tens of thousands of people in the UK suffer from sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) outside of a hospital environment. By providing life-saving equipment and… Continue reading Defibrilators and CPR – the business essentials

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Career and professional development · NEBOSH Qualifications · Occupational Health & Safety

How NEBOSH Shaped My Career – an interview with lead North American tutor, Brian Sumbot

We caught up with our lead tutor in North America, Brian Sumbot. A seasoned health and safety professional with multi-sector experience and a strong background in petrochemicals, Brian gives a synopsis of his career (so far), explaining how he got into health and safety pursuing NEBOSH qualifications… Click on the title to read the full post

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