Tackling suicide in construction

‘Construction workers are six times more likely to die from suicide than a fall from height’ A panel discussed mental health, depression and suicide in construction at Safety & Health Expo at London’s Excel. Martin Coyd, Head of Health and Safety for Construction at Mace and David Cornberg, Technical Director at Capita, joined The Healthy […]

Safety differently to business differently?

Simon Bown is Head of Health and Safety for London Luton Airport. Luton directly employs around 750 staff, indirectly 9,400 and sees almost 16 million travellers a year. Luton Airport is arguably the most mature adoption of Safety Differently exemplified in the UK and Simon is passionate about the approach. Here Simon talks to Heather […]

Your organisation and the law – mental health and stress

Unless you were under a stone recently, you will have been aware that it was Mental Health Awareness Week and that several of the charities involved are calling for a change in the law, so that it becomes a legal requirement for organisations to have mental health as well as physical first aiders. Heather Beach from […]