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Clue: It is unlikely to be the Fire Service. Why? In 2014 the States of Jersey Fire Service attended 48 fires in public, commercial and industrial premises. For high risk property fires the Fire Service have a target to be at the scene within...

If a fire breaks out during working hours at your workplace, who is going to be first on the scene?

Clue: It is unlikely to be the Fire Service. Why? In 2014 the States of Jersey Fire Service attended 48 fires in public, commercial and industrial premises. For high risk property fires the Fire Service have a target to be at the scene within...

More and more of us are provided with a laptop by our employer so that we can work from home, at client premises, in the air, on the train – wherever we can get a signal! But this added flexibility, if we are not...

Is working on portable devices killing your back?

More and more of us are provided with a laptop by our employer so that we can work from home, at client premises, in the air, on the train – wherever we can get a signal! But this added flexibility, if we are not...

Whilst healthcare, agriculture and construction are recognised as high-risk industries due to the number and nature of the manual handling activities, risks can be found in all work sectors. Manual handling happens everyday in most workplaces, irrespective of your business sector. Goods and materials,...

We don’t have a warehouse, why do my employees need manual handling training?

Whilst healthcare, agriculture and construction are recognised as high-risk industries due to the number and nature of the manual handling activities, risks can be found in all work sectors. Manual handling happens everyday in most workplaces, irrespective of your business sector. Goods and materials,...

If you’ve heard of Uber and Airbnb, you’ve probably heard of the ‘gig economy’ – a paradigm shift taking place as the modern workplace transforms to accommodate the preferences of consumers and those who provide services to them. ‘Gig’ is just one label –...

One gig that is not for one night only

If you’ve heard of Uber and Airbnb, you’ve probably heard of the ‘gig economy’ – a paradigm shift taking place as the modern workplace transforms to accommodate the preferences of consumers and those who provide services to them. ‘Gig’ is just one label –...