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Physical Strain as a Risk Factor

What can an employer do to reduce physical stress in the workplace?   Work positions, movements, use of force, methods and surroundings all put strain on the musculoskeletal system. If a load is...

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Returning to The Workplace: A Summarised Guide

Returning to The Workplace: A Summarised Guide

Are you one of the many who have or will soon return to the workplace? Or are you one of those who will still be working from home for a while? Either way it is important to be aware of the...

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How to become ISO 45001 certified

How to become ISO 45001 certified

According to the International Labour Organization (ILO), over 7 600 people die each day from work-related accidents or diseases – that’s over 2.78 million every year. The human cost of this...

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What should I look for in a safety management system

What should I look for in a safety management system

It is said that occupational safety will never be complete - even if zero accidents have been achieved. Good safety must be earned every day, and in every task ahead. New areas of development...

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How to fulfill the REACH demands for chemical safety legislation

Does your company produce, import or use chemicals or chemical products? If yes, then your company likely has obligations in the EUs REACH legislation. Not sure what they are? Don’t worry, in this...

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How to manage hazardous chemicals in the workplace

One of the most common hazards found in the workplace is the use, handling and storage of hazardous substances. The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations have been...

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Working from home during Covid-19

Working from home safely during COVID-19

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the majority in business are following the guidance from local health officials, facilitating all employees to be able to work from home. EcoOnline entirely...

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Person kneeling down on muddy ground wearing personal protective equipment and analysing harmful chemicals

5 risks you face when you are not substituting chemicals

There are many reasons to substitute chemicals and choose less hazardous chemicals to reduce risks at your workplace. But what are the effects of choosing not to substitute? We will give you the...

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How to comply with the laws of substitution

What laws are in place? Hazardous chemicals in products or processes under health and safety legislation must by law be reviewed, replaced and substituted with safer alternatives. Under the...

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5 signs you need to change your health and safety software

HSE work can be time consuming. To ensure that your business follows the law and implements optimal routines for a safe workplace, you rely on an easy-to-use system, available to the entire...

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