A Southport skip hire and recycling company, Johnsons Scrap Metal limited, has been charged £10,000 and instructed to pay costs of £4,000, after an employee suffered “serious injuries” to his arm. A 22-year-old worker had been working at Johnsons Scrap Metal at Crowland Street, loading a 44 tonne “third party” vehicle with waste wood when the incident occurred. An investigation completed by the HSE found that the company “neglected to assess […]

The Society of Occupational Medicine is a registered charity whose objective is to increase the wellbeing of the working population across the UK. This guidance offers employees from Occupational Health Authorities guidance on how to manage getting back to work after COVID-19 infection and Long COVID. COVID-19 Returning to Work Guide for Recovering Workers

Stuart Fair (Dumfries & Galloway) and Danielle Moore (East Renfrewshire) Councils presentation on how we need to think about the mental health of our workforce within the resource management industry. Copy of SWITCH Forum Webinar COVID 19 & The Impact on Mental Health & Wellbeing 20210128 – YouTube “Our current world is very different to […]