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Self Build Safety – The Facts

HiViz Jack here! According to recent studies, 8% of new homes in the UK are estimated to be self-built. As a first time project manager, how do you know you are adhering to Health & Safety Laws when undertaking such a project? Haldane Fisher is a builder’s merchant with branches all over Northern Ireland and […]

A Bright Future for Personal Protective Equipment

HiViz Jack here, actually this is Vester the Safety Bear! I don’t often admit to still having a Teddy at my age but me and Vester are like Safety and PPE – we are often found hand in hand! Personal Protective Equipment is one of the subjects I am most asked about both online and […]

What is COSHH and How Do I Do a COSHH Assesment?

HiViz Jack here! A back-to-basics style blog today! Y’know one of the things that puts people off getting stuck into the subject of Health & Safety is the jargon. There is nothing worse than thinking you’re entering into a world of abbreviations, acronyms and gobble-de-gook! So let’s strip back one of the most commonly used […]

6 Benefits of Online Asset Management

HiViz Jack here! The idea of businesses becoming completely paperless makes some employers (not to mention their employees) run for the hills, but it doesn’t have to be an all or nothing decision. Taken in bite sized tasks, paperless organisation can revolutionise a business and a great place to start is with physical asset logging […]

Top 5 Home Security Considerations – Burglar Proofing

HiViz Jack here! Welcome to the final week of National Home Security Month and our last installment of home and business security tips. This month we have covered the measures you should take to maximize Window and Door Security as well as providing tips on Security Lighting for your homes and businesses. Today we are […]

Top 5 Home Security Considerations – Security Lighting

HiViz Jack here! It’s week 3 of my blogs devoted to National Home Security Month. So far in this series we have covered the measures you should take to maximize Window Security and Door Security in your homes and businesses. Today we have the 4 Fantastic Facts about Security Lighting and the ways it can help protect your property. […]

Top 5 Home Security Considerations – Door Security

HiViz Jack here! Welcome to Week 2 of my blogs devoted to National Home Security Month. Last week we covered the measures you should take to maximize Window Security in your homes and businesses. This week I have 10 steps to ensure the Doors to your property are as secure as possible.   1. Ensure the […]

Top 5 Home Security Considerations – Window Security

HiViz Jack here! Happy October and of course, Happy National Home Security Month! To mark the occasion this month we’re going to be looking into the various ways we can make our homes and business more secure. According to UKCrimeStats there were 35,938 reported burglaries in the month of July 2017 alone, which demonstrates how […]

10 Basic First Aid Kit Items

HiViz Jack here! Every workplace, home and car should have a basic first aid kit that is easily accessible in times of crisis. Depending on personal preference, a basic first aid kit can be bought preassembled or each item can be purchased individually. Regardless, there are basic items any first aid kit should include. So […]

HiViz Safety can be YOUR Competent Person

HiViz Jack here! Do you find Health and Safety tasks are a low priority? Perhaps you just can’t find the time to do them. Here at HiViz Safety we know it’s hard to juggle multiple business needs without a helping hand and that Health and Safety duties are not everyone’s cup of tea. That’s why […]
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