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13 hidden safety hazards in the workplace

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 19, 2017 5:10:00 PM / by SAMTRAC posted in Corporate HSE, Safety, workplace, Workplace safety, HSE, HSE best practice, Office safety, hazards

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Is your workplace up to scratch?

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 16, 2017 6:30:00 PM / by SAMTRAC posted in Corporate HSE, Health and Safety, workplace, Workplace safety, HSE

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Your workplace needs to provide certain basic conditions to comply with fundamental health and safety legislation. Take a look at the image below to see if your workplace is up to scratch.

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Are you still compliant?

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 12, 2017 5:25:00 PM / by SAMTRAC posted in Corporate HSE, Health and Safety, Workplace safety

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Staying healthy and safe at work is important. But sometimes, we are so preoccupied with each area’s specific safety concerns that we forget safety begins simply, and becomes more detailed as you become more focused. You need to build a solid safety foundation from which you can build your whole health and safety programme. In this way, it is much easier to assess on a regular basis whether you are still compliant.

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Your fire safety toolkit

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 9, 2017 6:00:00 PM / by SAMTRAC posted in Fire safety, Fire risk, fire

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The 9 key qualities of a star safety officer

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 5, 2017 6:00:00 PM / by SAMTRAC posted in Corporate HSE, HSE for employees, HSE training, Health and Safety, HSE, HSE culture, HSE best practice

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You might say, ‘I’m just a safety officer – not a leader’. ALL safety professionals are leaders, as you are responsible for guiding your entire organisation when it comes to adopting, implementing and following sound safety practices.

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Your office HSE cheat sheet

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 2, 2017 5:15:00 PM / by SAMTRAC posted in Safety, Health and Safety, HSE best practice, Office safety

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Need a quick reference guide to maintain your office’s health and safety compliance? Use the following checklist to stay on top of your legal obligations.

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10 ways to apply HSE training outside the workplace

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 29, 2017 4:04:00 PM / by SAMTRAC posted in Safety, Health and Safety, HSE, HSE culture, HSE best practice

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We’ve said it before – training doesn’t stop at the boundary wall of where you work. Safety is an attitude, a way of life. This means that how you observe safety is constant, and just as important when you are at home prepping dinner for your family, or travelling on the road, as it is when you are, say, operating a forklift machine on the factory floor. Apart from anything else, constant and consistent observance means you’ll get into the habit of practising safety, and eventually it’ll be second nature, and not something you have to consciously work at.

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46 things an HSE professional would never have in their home

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 26, 2017 6:15:00 PM / by SAMTRAC posted in HSE, HSE culture, HSE best practice

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How to be your office health and safety advocate

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 22, 2017 5:41:00 PM / by SAMTRAC posted in Corporate HSE, Health and Safety, Workplace safety, HSE

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Checklist: Is your disability access up to scratch?

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 19, 2017 5:40:00 PM / by SAMTRAC posted in Corporate HSE, Health and Safety, Workplace safety, HSE best practice

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