- I have a headache... does anyone have a Disprin for me?
- How often have you been asked for a Disprin or Panado?
Everyone gets a headache at some point at work. And without a second thought, you reach for the box in your drawer and hand them a pill.
But as a health and safety professional, have you ever stopped to consider the possibility that you could be handing that person a death sentence?
The question is: 'Are you legally allowed to give y... ››› more
- [21 December 2016]
- Stop theft from your first aid boxes with one of these three measures
- Under the General Safety Regulations 3.1, 3.2 and 3.4, you MUST have a first aid box if you employ five or more employees.
But while the law lays down the minimum requirement, you still can, and should, have a fully-equipped box if you have less than five employees.
The aim of first aid boxes is to provide a quick response to any injures in the workplace.
But even though the intentions ar... ››› more
- [30 September 2015]