Personal Protection

  While thinking about personal protective equipment ropes come first in mind. Ropes may be constructed from natural fibre, wire or man-made fibre. Natural fibre ropes are made from materials of vegetable origin, such as manila hemp, sisal, coir and cotton, and manufacturers do not normally provide a certificate stating the safe working load (SWL). However, it is normal for the breaking

Employees can be some of the most vulnerable citizens if their respective employers are lukewarm to the idea of security. And, the way the workforce often finds it difficult to speak about their need of security is something that only aggravates the situation. So, in turn, employers, as moral agents, should themselves prove up to the task of strengthening the security

Early in the day, a number of first aid training organizations were required to seek approval from the Health and Safety Executive - a regulatory agency with a responsibility to ensure and advice on maintaining healthy working conditions for employees across UK. However, things took a turn in October '13 when HSE stopped giving such work permits. The move was seen