Man working with welding machine and safety hat
June 27, 2022

Is it too hot to work?

Although in the UK we, unfortunately, don’t have prolonged periods of very hot weather. We do occasionally have short heatwaves in the UK which can make it difficult to work and sleep during those times. There...

2 hands testing blood sugar for national diabetes awareness week.
June 13, 2022

Diabetes Awareness Week 13th-19th June 2022

This week is Diabetes awareness week. There are two main types of Diabetes, they are different and affect those who have them differently. What is Type 1 Diabetes? Type 1 Diabetes is a serious autoimmune conditi...

A group of flowers symbolising menopause in the workplace.
April 28, 2022

Menopause in the Workplace

There has been a lot of media coverage over the last week regarding the shortage of Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT), it has even been raised and discussed in the house of commons. This may be affecting some of...

An occupational health provider issuing a respiratory assessment.
March 23, 2022

What is a respiratory assessment?

A lung function test can check how well your lungs work.  They can help to identify whether exposure to chemicals/substances in the workplace have caused any lung damage. The lung function can identify: How much...