Health & Safety

Why your employees need a ‘Mental Health Day’


Richard Holmes of Westfield Health explains how employers can prevent mental health absences.

Why managing stress matters


Helping employees to manage their stress should be a priority for all employers.

Company fined after asbestos failings


A Peterborough company has been fined for failing to undertake asbestos assessments.

Engineering better mental health management


Barhale develops innovative, interactive and thought provoking mental health awareness course for employees.

Putting wellbeing at the top of the agenda


Steve Noble, Chief Operating Officer at Ultimate Finance, talks mental health in the industry.

The heat is on and the spotlight is on construction


Construction workers account for 44% of the estimated 48 'vocational' skin cancer deaths per year.

What the Hackitt report means for contractors


The Hackitt report contains recommendations that will impact the way buildings are designed, built, managed and regulated.

Keep British workers safe


With work related fatalities on the rise, the British Safety Council has pledged to campaign for safe and healthy workplaces.

Play the game or save lives?


UKCO speak to Bob Cummins, one of the UK’s leading practitioners in behavioural science within health and safety.

Passivhaus development achieves Secured by Design Gold Award


A Passivhaus development is the first of its kind to achieve Secured by Design Gold Award for security