Virtual Reality for health & safety training in the construction industry

  Technology plays a big part in all of our day to day lives, at home and at work. Innovative developments can often make our lives easier, improve processes and improve health & safety aspects associated with certain tasks, activities…

How Risky is Game of Thrones?

Game of Thrones Assessing The Risk To celebrate the impending return of the fantastic Game of Thrones to our TV screens at the end of June (speculative date – IMDB believe the first episode will air on the 25th June), Callidus Health &…

What can we learn from Jackie Chan?

Jackie Chan, is a Hong Kong martial artist, actor, film director, producer, stuntman, and singer. In his movies, he is known for his acrobatic fighting style, comic timing, use of improvised weapons, and innovative stunts, which he typically…

5 Tips for staying healthier & happier at work

  A healthier work place will be much more productive than an unhealthier one, with employees taking less days off for sickness and illness. There’s no shortage of studies telling us that some of our daily routines are prevalent with…

Mind matters: Protect the wellbeing of your workforce by raising awareness of mental health

While the physical safety of workers is prioritised on construction sites, mental health is often overlooked, reports Claire Cameron But according to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), stress, depression or anxiety accounted for…

Safety clothing: Nylon rain suit increases visibility

Safety clothing: Galeton, a supplier of quality work gloves and personal protective equipment, has expanded its line of Repel Rainwear™ to include the #12244 Repel Rainwear™ Reflective PVC on Nylon Rain Suit in choice of blue or…

Think Lean to Make Safety Simpler

These three practices will improve the effectiveness and efficiency of your safety approach.    Having spent most of my career in safety and operations leadership positions,…

New EU Regulation On PPE - Billy O'Brien

The HSE reports that around 20,000 workers are suffering from work-related noise-induced hearing loss at any stage; when you consider those who have retired the picture is even worse, with over 70,000 people suffering from hearing loss…