With H&S, a penny saved isn’t always a penny earned.
The TRUE COSTS to your business from scrimping on H&S may be higher than you think.Read More
Welcome to our new website. It will deal with all aspects of Innovation in Health & Safety – innovative ideas, advice and insights and products – with an initial focus on PPE. If we’ve not met before, my name is Bali Rakhra. and I’m currently the Commercial Director at CKL Distribution – since 1972 one of the UK’s longest established workwear & PPE trade distributors. I have accumulated 20 years experience in the industry, although my academic background is in Law, and have worked in Design, Web Technologies and Manufacturing. My varied skill set helps…Read More
Maybe it’s due to my background in law, but while supplying workwear over the past 25 years I’ve noticed that UK organisations are misapplying the HSE regulations in several different ways – and losing out considerably. Here’s one example. Manufacturers spend millions each year creating fantastic and innovative health and safety products with the potential to improve the lives of the UK’s workforce considerably. Yet often these products just sit on the shelves, benefitting no one. Companies reject these products on the basis of cost, but often, it needn’t…Read More
Safety boots have customarily been designed like ‘cages’ for the feet. That doesn’t necessarily sound like a bad thing in itself. It gives you a feeling of security. But it may be these very boots that are damaging the feet of millions of workers every single day.Read More