Insight blog

Asbestos is still one of the biggest risks to Construction workers in the UK

Asbestos kills more people in the UK every year than there are fatalities on the roads. That’s around 5,000 tradespeople – 50 a week – who die because of past exposure.
06 February 2019

Carbon Monoxide - what are the symptoms of poisoning?

Develop Training is supporting Gas Safety Week 2018. The eighth annual Gas Safety Week will see organisations from across the UK working together to raise awareness of the dangers of poorly...
20 September 2018

Why it pays to control temperature, whatever the weather

As August continues with this British summer’s fluctuating weather, it's worth reminding employers that it pays to ensure a comfortable working temperature, whatever the elements throw at us.
29 August 2017

Be aware: Health & Safety breaches could mean heavy fines - even jail!

Tougher penalties are planned for organisations and individuals who breach health and safety laws. These may include heavy fines and long jail terms.
03 March 2016

Fireworks - Put Safety First

Fireworks are an important part of one the most exciting nights of the year for families throughout the UK. Many of us up and down the country will be braving the elements tonight or this coming...
05 November 2015