HSE International

Caring Homes fined after death of elderly resident who fell 4m out of window

The 87-year-old was staying at the Coppice Lea Nursing home, Surrey, run by Caring Homes Healthcare Group Limited. In October 2013, she fell four metres through her window…

Cardiac Science – At the Heart of Saving Lives®

HSE International hears how Cardiac Science extends lives by providing the public, workplace and healthcare professionals with life-saving defibrillators…

BSIF: Occupational and Public Respiratory Health in the UK

While respiratory health issues caused by poor air quality have been getting increased public attention, the BSIF has published its ‘Tackling Workplace Respiratory Illness Report’. Alan Murray tells HSE International more…

Home and Away – Brits getting sunburnt in the UK and abroad

In the last year, over 35% of Brits have been sunburnt while in the UK, according to a survey carried out by the British Association of Dermatologists…

Sun Awareness Week (8-14 May) – Tackling workers’ sun risks

Businesses can help raise awareness and prevent cancer caused by solar radiation exposure at work using free materials from the IOSH’s award-nominated No Time to Lose campaign…

#MHAW2017: Surviving or Thriving? The state of the UK’s mental health

#MHAW2017: For over 17 years, Mental Health Awareness Week has highlighted different ways in which we can all contribute to improving our mental health…

New initiative launched to support mental health agenda in construction

Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity and Considerate Constructors Scheme launch new initiative to help support mental health agenda in construction…

ISO standards tackle loud traffic noise

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), traffic noise is not only a serious nuisance – it can also affect our health and lead to premature death..

Deb’s UV protection range ensures outdoor workers stay safe in the sun

Deb – leading innovator of skin care products – launches Stokoderm® Sun Protect 50 PURE sunscreen in a lotion form; a water and sweat-resistant…

Update: BSI’s role as an EU Medical Devices Notified Body

BSI’s role as an EU Notified Body will not change following the recent UK decision to leave the European Union, and is fully confident in continuing…