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

Forklift Truck Accidents Increasing

The rate of forklift-related accidents has increased over the past year, rising from 1,000 per annum to 1,300 in the last 12 months. Search for ‘UK forklift truck accidents’ in Google News, and you’ll get a long page of results that show how frequently forklift truck accidents occur and how serious they can be. Twelve […]

Working Safely With Display Screen Equipment

Display screen equipment (DSE) is any device that has an alphanumeric or graphical display screen. Such devices include computers, laptops, tablets, smartphones, televisions, cash register displays, CCTV screens, touchscreens and other equipment. This type of equipment is often in constant use in today’s modern workplaces and their incorrect or excessive use, poorly designed workstations or […]

Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) – Breathing Easy

Some jobs can involve the release of harmful substances into the air. They may produce harmful dust, fibres, vapour, gas or fumes. If workers are not protected from these substances the consequences can be grave. The TUC says ‘far more people die from occupational diseases caused by exposure to substances like asbestos, silica and diesel […]

What Our Customers Say

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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