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APPEAL TO SHARE GREEN RIBBONS DIGITALLY FOR MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK

APPEAL TO SHARE GREEN RIBBONS DIGITALLY FOR MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK

The Lord Mayor’s Appeal are encouraging employees to digitally share green ribbons to show their support for ending the stigma around mental health in the workplace.  Through This is...
“LET’S MAKE WORKPLACES FIT FOR HEROES”- BRITISH SAFETY COUNCIL

“LET’S MAKE WORKPLACES FIT FOR HEROES”- BRITISH SAFETY COUNCIL

The British Safety Council marked 27th April 2020 the World Day for Safety and Health at Work with a pledge to support workers’ safety through the coronavirus outbreak and beyond.  It...
IOSH OFFERS ADVICE FOR SUPPORTING MENTAL HEALTH

IOSH OFFERS ADVICE FOR SUPPORTING MENTAL HEALTH

Covid-19 has changed the way all organisations and institutions work, including higher education. With the majority of students learning from home, taking care of your mind as well as your body is...
WORKPLACE WELLBEING SHOW ANNOUNCES MIND AS PARTNER

WORKPLACE WELLBEING SHOW ANNOUNCES MIND AS PARTNER

Workplace Wellbeing Show, hosted by Informa Markets, has announced mental health charity Mind as its official Charity Partner. Organisers believe Mind is the ideal partner for Workplace Wellbeing...
OUTDOOR WORKERS EXPOSED TO 15% MORE POLLUTION THAN AVERAGE LONDONER

OUTDOOR WORKERS EXPOSED TO 15% MORE POLLUTION THAN AVERAGE LONDONER

An app developed by King College London as part of the British Safety Council’s Time to Breathe campaign is building on a growing evidence base that proves outdoor workers are exposed to air...
MATES IN MIND COMMITTED TO REACHING 75% OF CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

MATES IN MIND COMMITTED TO REACHING 75% OF CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

In January, Mates in Mind joined the Industry and Parliament Trust (IPT) in a roundtable discussion exploring the prevalence and impacts of mental ill-health in the construction industry. During...
STUDY FINDS MOST COMMON CAUSES OF STRESS IN UK WORKFORCE

STUDY FINDS MOST COMMON CAUSES OF WORKPLACE STRESS

One in every eight company employees in the UK has taken time off work for stress in the last year, according to a new study conducted by contractor payroll and accountancy experts, the Dolan...
COMPANY SENTENCED FOLLOWING SERIOUS INCIDENT IN SEWER

COMPANY SENTENCED FOLLOWING SERIOUS INCIDENT IN SEWER

A water and wastewater company has been fined following an incident in which three workers were carried along a sewer following the collapse of a 150-year-old sewer gate. On 29 August 2017, three...
NEBOSH WELCOMES NEW TRUSTEE TO BOARD

NEBOSH WELCOMES NEW TRUSTEE TO BOARD

NEBOSH, a provider of health, safety and environmental qualifications, has welcomed Sharon Affleck to its Board of Trustees.  Sharon has extensive senior management experience in a range of...
FERRY OPERATOR PROSECUTED AFTER MOVING VEHICLE INCIDENT

FERRY OPERATOR PROSECUTED AFTER MOVING VEHICLE INCIDENT

A ferry operator has been prosecuted after an employee sustained serious injuries when he was struck by a van being reversed out of a docked vessel. On 17 September 2017 George Ball, a pontoon...

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