The Mental Health Foundation started Mental Health Awareness Week 21 years ago and it is now one of the biggest awareness weeks, both within the UK and globally. This year’s theme is loneliness. The COVID-19 pandemic has left more people feeling isolated and lonely with one in four adults feeling... read more →
Poor manual handling can increase the risk of injury; poor manual handling currently causes over a third of all workplace injuries. Manual handling can include lifting, carrying, lowering, pushing, and pulling. Where possible, manual handling should be avoided, by using lifting ads such as trollies, dollies and rolling pallets. The... read more →
In 2021, 93% of all fires were put out using portable fire extinguishers. Portable fire extinguishers can be used to put out fires before they develop to a size that threatens life, business, property and community. The Fire and Rescue Service, on average, reaches a fire in 7 minutes and... read more →
And just like that… it's May already! With happy memories of May Day celebrations, enjoy the Bank Holiday weekend folks. #yourtrustedsafetyteam #mayday
Whatever your plans this weekend, enjoy!
Today is World Day of Safety and Health at Work. In 2003 the International Labour Organisation began World Day of Safety and Health at Work to highlight the importance of the prevention of accidents and diseases at work. In the UK during 2020/21, 1.7 million workers were suffering from work-related... read more →
We're all looking forward to another busy week at Ensure. We're delivering a number of on-site courses for clients: IOSH Managing Safely, Food Safety, Paediatric First Aid and Fire Warden... We have an Emergency First Aid course being held at our training room in Nantwich... Adi, our Managing Director is... read more →
We welcomed members of Crewe Clarion Wheelers to our training room today. We run a First Aid for Cyclists course annually, specifically for their members. A great time was had by all, a breakfast of hot cross buns was followed by learning invaluable First Aid skills: CPR, using a defibrillator,... read more →