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HSE to Target Food Manufacturing Businesses

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HSE Announcement The HSE has announced that they are introducing a new programme of unannounced inspections that will target health and safety management in food manufacturing businesses. The inspections will focus on two of the main causes of ill health … Continue reading

Outdoor Winter Working

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In our latest brief Thomas Carroll Management Services provide top tips for outdoor winter working.  Whilst there is a legal minimum temperature for indoor workplaces (16°C, or 13°C if the work involves rigorous physical exercise), there isn’t actually a minimum … Continue reading

Worker Died After Falling from Height

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In our latest brief Thomas Carroll Management Services highlight how two Hampshire based companies have been fined after a 42-year old man died following a roof fall. Bournemouth Crown Court heard that the sub-contractor working for Quality 1st Building Services … Continue reading

Safety Schemes in Procurement – we can help!

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In our latest brief Thomas Carroll Management Services discuss Safety Schemes in Procurement (SSIP) and the benefit of becoming a member.  What is it?  Safety Schemes in Procurement (SSIP), which is supported by the Health and Safety Executive and includes … Continue reading

Sun Awareness – No Time to Lose

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In our latest update, Thomas Carroll Management Services highlight the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health’s (IOSH) ‘No Time to Lose’ campaign. The campaign aims to create greater awareness of carcinogenic exposure issues. Following the recent Sun Awareness Week organised by the … Continue reading

Director Imprisoned after Young Worker Suffers Burns

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In our latest brief Thomas Carroll Management Services highlight how a director of a construction company has been imprisoned for eight months after failing to take appropriate action, resulting in a young worker receiving serious burns. Cardiff Crown Court heard the young worker was instructed … Continue reading

Professionals & Graduates Join Thomas Carroll Caerphilly

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At Thomas Carroll Caerphilly, we have appointed multiple professionals and graduates  in line with company growth. To further strengthen our teams, we have combined the employment of experienced and Chartered industry professionals with investment in local university graduates, who will … Continue reading

Health, Safety and Employment Law Update

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Not All Festive Cheer at the Christmas Party In the recent case of Bellman v Northampton Recruitment Ltd, the High Court has held that a company was not vicariously liable for the assault by one of its directors on an … Continue reading

6 Top Tips for Spotting and Managing Stress at Work

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It’s National Stress Awareness Day and in this article we offer employers and employees top tips on how to spot early signs of stress and improve workplace stress. The way we deal with stress varies from person to person and … Continue reading

Increase in Workplace Fatalities

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In our latest brief Thomas Carroll Management Services discuss how the latest figures published by the HSE reveal that 144 people were killed at work in 2015/2016 – a 1.4% increase on the 142 killed in the previous year. Fatal accidents … Continue reading

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