An Anaphylactic Rant!

An Anaphylactic Rant!

An Anaphylactic rant!! I need to talk about allergens because unfortunately I find myself consulting with clients who run pubs, restaurants or cafes’ and I keep hearing well meaning Managers telling me the same thing. They place the emphasis on the customer to tell...
Preparing for an EHO Visit to your Food Business.

Preparing for an EHO Visit to your Food Business.

Preparing for an EHO Visit to your Food Business   With Covid-19 now on the list of hazards that food businesses face have you planned how you will protect the food from this contamination?   When an Environmental Health Officer (EHO) visits your food premises...
Defibrillators – Could you use one?

Defibrillators – Could you use one?

Defibrillators – Could you use one? Would you know how to use a defibrillator? Most clients in my First Aid classes admit they wouldn’t touch it with a barge pole with common reasons why including; What if I do it wrong? What if I kill them? I’ll get sued I’m...
Homeworking, Posture and DSE

Homeworking, Posture and DSE

Homeworking, Posture & DSE   Is DSE enough for an Employers’ Duty of Care? Probably not but my own view is individuals (employees) should be looking after themselves and take responsibility just as much as Employers, especially whilst they are homeworking. ...
First Aid: Could You Spot The Signs Of A Heart Attack?

First Aid: Could You Spot The Signs Of A Heart Attack?

Do you know the signs of a Heart Attack? According to BUPA UK, 175,000 heart attacks occur in the UK every year. So it’s no surprise that a heart attack (or Myocardial Infarction) is one of the leading causes of death. On average, men suffer more heart attacks than...