It could never happen to us…

1 Jan 2002

Corus had a good safety record until tragedy struck in November - a telling reminder that it is just not safe to assume disasters will always happen to someone else

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Learning for life: Musculoskeletal disorders

1 Dec 2001

Life Long Learning and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) are the
processes by which professionals, such as nurses, develop and improve...

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The magic touch

1 Dec 2001

Lack of training in the correct use of a keyboard leads to poor posture and unnecessary musculoskeletal strain. It is time for all of us to take typing lessons?

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Workplace death rate rising

1 Dec 2001

Statistics on workplace deaths make grim reading with levels at their highest for a decade

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Letters

6 Nov 2001

This week’s letters
Raise standards to raise HR profile
As a member of the CIPD, I support Paul Kearns’ call...

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Portable problems

1 Nov 2001

Staff working away from the office are often simply issued a laptop and left to get on with it but they have very real health needs that should not be ignored

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Call centres – the reality

1 Nov 2001

The call centre is a unique working environment where good management is vital to the health and happiness of its staff

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Learning for life: ergonomics

1 Nov 2001

Life Long Learning and Continuing Professional Development are the processes
by which professionals, such as nurses, develop and improve their...

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Portable problems

1 Nov 2001

Staff working away from the office are often simply issued a laptop and left to get on with it but they have very real health needs that should not be ignored

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Absent without leave

1 Oct 2001

The second article on sickness absence gives advice on how OH professionals can positively influence an organisation's sickness absence record

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On the spot

1 Oct 2001

An on-site occupational physiotherapy service brings relief to sufferers of musculoskeletal disorders and makes real savings for employers

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Learning for life: Musuloskeletal disorders

1 Oct 2001

Life Long Learning and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) are the
processes by which professionals, such as nurses, develop and improve...

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Getting the message across

1 Sep 2001

For any health promotion programme to have an impact it must be creative and innovative or it will simply be ignored. A good knowledge of your workforce will help a tailor-made approach to reach the target and bring real results

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Training

7 Aug 2001

This week’s training news
Learning from errors
Making mistakes is one of the best ways of learning online, according to...

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DoH flexibility aims to keep older doctors

10 Jul 2001

The Department of Health is encouraging older doctors to return to work or
go part-time instead of taking early retirement,...

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