Health and safety: Who’ll do what in your business?

New laws are expected to come into effect in April 2016, to be confirmed once the Health and Safety at Work Act is passed. But who’ll be responsible for what in your business? As part of MBIE’s ongoing series on the upcoming reforms, this focuses on the new responsibilities for small business owners and operators,

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Health and safety law changes – what you need to know

Changes to health and safety (H&S) laws are a step closer, with a select committee reporting its recommendations back to Parliament. The Bill is expected to be passed later this year and there will be some months before it comes into effect. During this time government will provide further guidance to help businesses understand what

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Undertaking transformational change – don’t let your Health and Safety performance suffer.

“Transformation” is the buzz word being bandied around during these challenging economic times, but what exactly is “Transformational Change” and how is it going to increase efficiency, reduce cost, whilst still providing sustainable health, safety and environmental (HSE) performance improvement? That’s the 60 billion dollar question… In essence “Transformational Change” is about moving from the

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Alison’s Running Journey to 42km….

So knocking on 50’s door this year and always one for a challenge. I remember running the 400 metres as a kid and kicking my bum with my feet as running so fast! Then I remember running cross country at 14 and preferring to have a fag while the others doubled back and I followed

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