Health & Safety Statistics

24% of work related illness or injury is caused by incorrect lifting or carrying.

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IOSH Working Safely

Health & Safety Statistics

Falls from height account for nearly three in ten (29%) fatal
injuries to workers (RIDDOR)

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Occupational Health and Safety NVQ Level 3 / NVQ Level 5

Health & Safety Statistics

The most common kinds of accident are caused by slips and trips (28%).

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Occupational Health and Safety NVQ Level 3 / NVQ Level 5

Working Days Lost To Illness and Injury

28.2 million working days are lost in the UK due to work-related illness and workplace injury.

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IOSH Working Safely

New Broom Training Health and Safety Training and Consultancy

From Health and Safety Training Courses to Assessor and Verifier Training and Health and Safety Consultancy New Broom Training provide a range of professional, accredited training courses.

Who are our courses designed for?

Our training courses are designed for companies as well as individuals who are seeking to build upon their own personal development and are ideal for anyone looking to either begin a new role or to grow and formalise their knowledge and understanding. Each course is recognised by the relevant awarding bodies including IOSH, NEBOSH, IIRSM and QCDA.

Latest Articles

The Benefits of Health and Safety Training in the Workplace

Health and safety training is very often seen a nuisance and a time consuming, distraction and disruption by many businesses. As a consequence it’s often pushed to one side and ignored or excuses are made as to why it should be left for another time. It’s easy to understand why some businesses feel this way […]

Why is Health and Safety Training Important?

Many businesses ask “Why is health and safety training important?” Each year a significant numbers of workers are injured or made ill by their work. This imposes a ‘human cost’ (in terms of the impact on the individual’s quality of life and for fatal injuries, loss of life), as well as ‘financial’ costs, such as […]

Falls From Height – Single Biggest Cause of Fatal Injuries

In a previous article “Falls From Height – HSE Statistics Published” we talked about the fact that despite the HSE’s annual stats showing that there has been a downward trend in the number of falls from height, falls from height still remain the single biggest cause of fatal injuries in the workplace. In addition to […]

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My current position is Health and Safety advisor for Bryen and Langley. My job entails the provision of safety support to Bryen & Langley’s Projects; develop and encourage best practice management principles, procedures and cultures to reduce the safety, health and environment risks to all persons affected by construction activities.

Vitalis Ndeda

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The electronic profile was a completely new style of learning for me and I must admit, I found it a little difficult a first. But I got the hang of it and by the end it was quite straightforward. While I had done the vocational work to gather the evidence for the
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Brett Walker, NVQ level 3 – Occupational Health & Safety

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