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Noise – Protecting Employees Hearing

Excessive Noise at Work Did you know that approximately 17,000 people in the UK that are exposed to excessive noise at work develop conditions such as deafness, ringing in the ears and other ear conditions?  The Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005 (Noise Regulations 2005) require employers to prevent …

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Improving workplace Health and Safety

The Occupational Health and Safety Regulation which comes under the jurisdiction of WorkSafeBC requires that all small businesses have an occupational health and safety program. A workplace health and safety program is a process which involves managing the prevention of work-related injuries and diseases in the work place. As a …

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The long awaited day has arrived…

Today is the day we give one of our long-standing employees Bref a well deserved send off as he prepares for a long and happy retirement. Beginning his career as an apprentice at ICI, Bref spent the majority of his working life at Wilton serving 36 years as a maintenance …

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CSCS Green Labourer Card Application – important information

IOSH Working Safely and CSCS Green Card applications The only way for delegates to prove they have completed an IOSH face-to-face Working Safely course, as part of their application for a Green labourer’s card, is to provide CSCS with a copy of their IOSH certificate or passport. They will not now accept anything else …

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Congratulations Alison on 10 years of service!

Congratulations Alison on 10 years of service with Northern Safety Ltd. Well done from all the Directors and staff! Alison came to Northern Safety after 18 years service with Yorkshire Bank and is now our Senior Training Co-ordinator dealing with all aspects of training and enquiries. Here’s to the next …

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