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Almost print day at Aspire Magazine

Aspire Magazine

Well it's been a crazy month and thankfully the June issue is due to go to print in the morning. It is (in my humble opinion) the biggest, brightest and best issue to date. Work begins immediately on the July issue, which has a kids theme throughout. Anyone with children will appreciate the content of this one! Deadline is 29th may. Speaking of kids I wanted to share this recent email message I received from a reader.....

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What are the legal Health and Safety requirements for my small business?

If you are running a Small businesses the thought of Health and Safety may be a bit daunting but don’t be put off it is not as complicated as you think.

For smaller businesses there are a series of tasks to follow:

  • PLAN – Plan how you are going to manage the Health and Safety aspects of your business and plan how you are going to make it happen.
  • DO – Control your risks and prioritise how you are going to deal with them. Make sure that you have consulted your employees on the risks and provided suitable and sufficient training.
  • CHECK - Measure how you are performing.
  • ACT – Learn from your experiences.

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Craven Safety Services Asbestos Awareness Course

At Craven Safety Services we provide tailor-made asbestos awareness training courses for maintenance staff and other employees who may encounter asbestos materials during the course of their work. The courses are suitable for surveyors, engineers, maintenance personnel, general building contractors, property maintenance companies, council staff, site managers, head teachers etc.

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