The importance of Risk Assessments

The importance of Risk Assessments Midlands Health and Safety Consultancy

Risk assessments are a legal requirement, and all companies and self-employed people are required to consider health and safety risks in the workplace, with companies with five or more employees, legally obliged to record all findings of risk assessments. The importance of risk assessments in the workplace go far beyond just a legal requirement though. […]

Working with display screen equipment 

Working with display screen equipment Midlands Health and Safety Consultancy

As an employer, you must protect your workers from the health risks of working with display screen equipment (DSE), such as PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones. The Health and Safety (Display Screen Equipment) Regulations apply to workers who use DSE daily, for an hour or more at a time, which is a huge percentage of […]