Safety Signs and PPE Blog

Over £1m Spent On Fire Safety By Swindon Council

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

      Following the Grenfell Tower disaster, many councils have been assessing fire safety measures in high-rise buildings and other kinds of social housing. Many have been forced to spend money to improve fire safety… Read More

Virtual Town To Help Teach Children About Safety

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

  A virtual town has been created by three fire authorities in Wales in conjunction with digital studio company Matmi. The Read More

Should We Have Road Signs On The Ground?

Tuesday, September 4th, 2018

   Improving road safety around the UK is always a priority, and now one expert has suggested that we should consider putting road signs on the ground to ensure that pedestrians who are glued to their mobile phones… Read More

56% Of Employees Think They’re Being Monitored At Work

Friday, August 31st, 2018

  Workplace monitoring can be justified when it’s used fairly and can be utilised in order to protect the health and safety of employees, while improving business practices – but if it’s used inappropriately or badly, it can be… Read More

How To Ensure CCTV Use Is GDPR-Compliant

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

  As, no doubt, you’re already very well aware, the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) came into force on May 25th… and if you make use of CCTV surveillance in your place of business, you will need to make sure… Read More

A Quick Guide To Fire Safety In The Workplace

Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

Take a look around your office – can you tell if you have the mandatory fire signs in the appropriate places? If not, or you’re not sure, it’s certainly worth remembering that… Read More

Wales To Ban Smoking In Hospital Grounds

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

  Wales is about to become the first country in the UK to ban smoking in hospital grounds, with the restriction to be brought in by summer next year. Not only that but smoking will also be banned in outdoor school spaces and playgrounds, as well.… Read More

'Prevention Through Design'

'Prevention Through Design'

Friday, August 9th, 2013

  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have released a recent article on the concept of prevention through design. This article explores the idea that work related health and… Read More

Construction Site Health and Safety Information Display Solution

Construction Site Health and Safety Information Display Solution

Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

  As many construction site worker and managers will know, the health and safety information that is required on building sites can often be spread all over the place. One of our customers… Read More

ISO 7010

ISO 7010

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

A New directive from Europe  reference ISO 7010 is being brought into effect. Sign images will be changing to establish contiunity of images througout Europe irrespective of language.We as a manufacturing company have changed our images to meet this new directive. A booklet has been produced as a PDF download with helpful information to guide you. Click here to download If you have any queries or require any further information please contact our help desk 01767 683742. Read More

Red tape puts off good employers from taking on new employees

Red tape puts off good employers from taking on new employees

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

In a press release dated 11th December 2008, the Federation of Small Businesses noted that "The smallest businesses are the best employers, but are put off from employing staff by the burden of increased regulation." A new report commissioned by the FSB has found that although the number of sole traders has increased over the last 10 years, small businesses with 9 or less employees have actually decreased.   The report points to increased legislation as one of the attributing factors to this statistic. For more details click here Read More

'Creating the Healthy Workplace' - One Day Seminar

'Creating the Healthy Workplace' - One Day Seminar

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

The South East England Development Agency's Social Dialogue Forum (SDF) is a combination of employers, employer organisations and trade unions. It covers all sectors of the economy and government agencies for improved sustainability and economic performance in the South East Region. On Tuesday 27th January 2009, SEEDA and SDF will be running a free one day seminar: "Creating the Healthy Workplace"   The seminar takes place at Kents Hill Park Training and Conference Centre, Timbold Drive, Milton Keynes MK7 6TT from 9:45 unti 4:00pm and is free.   Click here for further details.   Read More