Many workers spend at least some of their work time working away from a main office or location. Leading the occupational safety and health (OSH) of these distributed workers is challenging, due to less opportunity for face-to-face contact and potential issues of access to OSH resources.Continue reading
Design faults, compounded by a failure to carry out a series of simple checks, have led to an Essex chemical company being hit with a £1.2 million fine following an explosion in its factory.Continue reading
Which is right for me? NEBOSH or IOSH?
With Health and Safety becoming a hugely important topic of late, not just in the workplace but in everyday life - Phoenix Health and Safety will be releasing a series of posts that cover the basics of Health and Safety courses, the professional bodies associated, what kind of impact this can have in your professional and home life and what the courses entail. Whether you're looking at what's around or trying to decide if you should go for a NEBOSH or IOSH course, this post is for you.
If you've got questions about health and safety courses, hopefully our series of blogs will help you determine what the right course of action would be for you. In the first instance, whether you're looking to send your employees on health and safety courses or looking to enhance your own career by taking IOSH or NEBOSH courses, knowing the difference is certainly going to help.Continue reading
From October 2017 Phoenix HSC will be offering NEBOSH, IOSH and SSSTS courses at a brand-new London venue, the smart and popular Thistle Hotel next to Heathrow Airport's Terminal 5. As you'd expect from that location, it couldn't be easier to reach or better connected - even if you're not flying in!Continue reading