The robust management of inherent health and safety risks are of vital importance to any company. The after effects of the Covid 19 pandemic still linger and create a greater emphasis on health and safety… Read More »Health and Safety topic – Why Hire an External Health and Safety Consultant ?
The Corporate OHS bi monthly blog has been historically written to primarily provide suggestions to UAE based HSE professionals, impart free health and safety information to non HSE staff who may be tasked with health and safety responsibilities and guide small business owners looking after their companies own occupational health and safety requirements and compliance.
As I also look after the commercial function of the Corporate OHS health and safety consultancy I also sometimes factor commercial elements into my blog, such as suggestions on how to secure HSE budget for your HSE Department.
For 2022 I am going to listen to the market and add additional focus to mental health and wellbeing at work. I will also write on the essential soft skills and non-technical elements required to work successfully in health and safety as these are so often overlooked. Topics such as change management and the art of persuasiveness !
If there is any subject that you would like to see me cover please email me on: Caroline.Savage@corporateohs.com I also love to receive your feedback on my blogs so do let me know what you think !
Whilst for many buoyant, throughout all sectors, the post covid market is ferociously competitive. Tenders are few and far between and fought over robustly. To try and hold your margin your must be able to… Read More »Do you know how to use health and safety to attract new clients and retain existing ones ?
Health and Safety topic – What could be the financial implications of a poor Health and Safety management system ?
Have you given much thought as to what could be the consequences if a serious health and safety accident or incident occurred in your company ? Have you a plan in place ? Have you… Read More »Health and Safety topic – What could be the financial implications of a poor Health and Safety management system ?
How can I get the maximum benefits from outsourcing Health and Safety ? Managing risk, including occupational health and safety in the UAE, is an essential component of any company. In addition to the moral… Read More »How can I get the maximum benefits from outsourcing Health and Safety ?
The health and safety protection of your lone workers from harm; both physical and psychological risks, needs special consideration. These employees will be working by themselves without close or direct supervision. And without other people… Read More »Health and Safety Topic – Protecting Your Companies Lone Workers
Measuring Occupational Health and Safety performance is an integral and vital part of good management. If applied correctly, it allows companies and health and safety managers to identify whether they are doing enough on safety… Read More »Health and Safety Topic – Measuring Occupational Health and Safety performance
What do you think of your health and safety management team ? Or, your top managements interaction with health and safety ? Are they strong, effective and visible leaders ? Do they show demonstrable commitment… Read More »Health and Safety Topic – Safety Leadership, Commitment and Involvement
It can be a funny topic, PPE. When used correctly, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) can of course be life saving kit. Equipment that will protect the user against safety and health risks in the workplace.… Read More »Health and Safety Topic – Using Personal Protective Equipment Effectively
What does ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems mean to UAE health and safety law ?
At Corporate OHS we work with many international companies. These companies may already have ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety in place via their overseas offices. When this is the case, an oft asked question… Read More »What does ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems mean to UAE health and safety law ?
Writing this is a blog is an easy one for me. For many years I have suffered with acute stress at work. Resulting in some of the physical symptoms that I will list (or, as… Read More »Health and Safety Topic – Stress as a Physical Manifestation