Health and safety risk management advice from our experts on a range of common topics.
Some products or substances encountered at work such as dusts, fumes, asbestos or lead can potentially be hazardous to health.
Moving loads by hand is a common enough task in many workplaces, but it is not without risk to those involved. Typical injuries include sprains, strains, cuts and even fractures.
When young people start work for the first time, they may be at greater risk of injury than other staff.
Personal protective equipment is equipment and clothing that protects against health or safety risks at work.
Underinsurance remains a key issue. Valuations can be expensive and clients often resist them because they fear sums insured and premiums will increase but the application of the average clause can be worse.
Ecclesiastical Insurance has launched a new proposition, Ecclesiastical Smart Properties, which uses cutting-edge technology to protect some of the UK’s most iconic properties.
On 19 July, Boris Johnson finally lifted most of the legal restrictions around COVID-19 and went ahead with ‘Freedom Day’.
A new partnership between Ecclesiastical and specialist risk management start-up, Key Risk Ltd, has been formed to provide brokers with expert counter terrorism advice.
Risks including fire, water damage and other health and safety issues if appropriately identified and managed can be greatly reduced or even avoided.