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Create a culture of care: why workplaces need higher health and safety standards

By Kate Williams | 15th February 2019

Upholding health and safety standards is a complicated part of any business. And in workplaces like hospitals, schools and care homes, it can be challenging to ensure you’re compliant in every single area. But when the safety of children and/or vulnerable adults is at stake, it’s more important than ever to ensure your staff are…

Don’t let standards slip – health, safety and hygiene in the hospitality world

By Kate Williams | 3rd February 2019

Every workplace has its fair share of risks and hazards – whether it’s a construction site, office, school, nursery or care home. While we train people across all of these industries, the fast-paced world of hospitality is one of the riskiest to work in. This means extra care should be taken to ensure your restaurant,…

New year, new skills: invest in your employees with our 2019 Site Management Safety Training Scheme

By Kate Williams | 13th December 2018

  Cupboards stocked. Tree up. Presents (nearly) bought.  Christmas is just around the corner, and it’ll soon be time to start preparing for 2019. So now’s the time to enrol your employees on our CITB 5-day Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS), starting on 14th January 2019. This Christmas, give your staff the gift of…

Shift work and fatigue: what you need to know

By Kate Williams | 16th October 2018

  Fatigue can be a serious hazard in the workplace. It has been identified as a root cause of several major international industrial accidents and around 20 of accidents on the road. As well as being dangerous it can be costly. The estimated cost of fatigue related incidents in the UK is hundreds of millions…

Working Safely With Display Screen Equipment

By Kate Williams | 15th October 2018

  If your employees work with display screen equipment on a daily basis for more than an hour at a time, you are responsible for protecting them from associated risks to their health. Display screen equipment (DSE) includes items such as desktop computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones. There are a number of different scenarios in…

Meet The Team

By Kate Williams | 8th October 2018

Quality Safety Training is a female-run family business with a passionate and knowledgeable team behind the training we provide. You may have met with one or two of us before, but with the launch of our new website it feels like high time to introduce you to the full team. Abbie is the QST Business…

We Have A Brand New Website

By Kate Williams | 1st October 2018

Thanks for coming by to check out our new website!   We hope you like the new super streamlined booking process and fresh look and feel for Quality Safety Training. You already know that we like to keep our trainings up-to-the-minute relevant and full of great content. We feel the same about our website!  …