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.

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High-Visibility Clothing In The Workplace

Visibility is critical for worker safety, especially for those working around moving vehicles and equipment, and especially in busy environments like warehouses, construction sites, roads and railway lines. In these circumstances, a worker needs clothing (high-visibility clothing) which enables them to be seen in low lighting conditions, even at night. What Is High-Visibility Clothing? High-visibility […]

The Symptoms of Fatigue

A news release from the RAND Corporation in November 2016 stated that a lack of sleep leads to the UK losing around 200,000 working days a year and was costing the economy up to £40 billion per annum. In addition to the effect on the economy, fatigue can also cause serious work-related accidents and even […]

Construction Is A High-Risk Industry For Health Issues

Although the number and rate of injuries to construction workers have fallen in recent years, it is still a high-risk industry and accounts for a high percentage of fatal and major injuries. However, construction is also a high-risk industry for health issues. Statistics show there are more working days lost due to work-related illness than […]

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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
qualification, I needed help and guidance in putting my profile together and NBT were always willing and able to provide that help and guidance. I cannot speak highly enough of NBT and for their outstanding knowledge, patience and support, I recommend them as a training centre.

Brett Walker, NVQ level 3 – Occupational Health & Safety

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