Loneworkers are those who work by themselves without close or direct supervision. The definition is very loose, because anyone can be a loneworker if the occasion presents itself – it could include someone working late to finish a report, or... Continue reading
Entry into confined spaces can be extremely hazardous. In the UK an average of 15 people die each year as a result of lack of oxygen, poisonous gases, fumes or vapours, fire, explosions and excessive heat.
In the UK the Confined Spaces Regulation... Continue reading
The Oxford English Dictionary’s definition of the relevant aspects of competent is:
• suitable, appropriate; • sufficient or adequate in amount, or degree; • legally authorised or qualified, able to take cognisance (of a witn... Continue reading