Risk Management Partners

July 22, 2021

Covid-19: Has the war on plastics taken a turn for the worst?

In the last 25 years, attitudes towards waste and recycling have undergone a seismic shift. It’s no longer just an issue of concern among environmental groups, but now sits deep in the consciousness of the wider society.
June 17, 2021

Are local leisure centres about to disappear?

In this blog we look at the many positive aspects local leisure centres have to offer and the possibility of numerous facilities being shut down.
June 9, 2021

Will Covid-19 lead to a long-lasting upsurge in volunteering?

The pandemic led to an incredible increase in community action and nowhere has that collective spirit been more apparent than in those who queued up to volunteer.
May 6, 2021

Universities go digital: some positive lessons from the pandemic

The learning experience for university students this past year has been anything but normal. Almost overnight, institutions up and down the country had to take every course and make them suitable for students to digest online.
April 22, 2021

April stronger 2021 – Waste management risks

This edition is an overview of the risks posed from waste management operations, including health and safety and pollution hazards.
April 8, 2021

A step and rotation in the right direction

‘Active travel’ has been on the rise for many years now. Thanks to years of campaigning and state-backed initiatives, people are much more likely to choose pedals over petrol.
March 25, 2021

How can the safety curtain rise again after Covid?

It’s been a long year waiting in the wings for the theatre and events industries. But the national roadmap document like a genuine milestone of hope for live entertainment to reopen its doors.
March 9, 2021

How employers can prepare for the start of the ‘New normal’

For the first time in a long time, people can very tentatively start planning ahead for life unrestricted and employers countrywide can start mapping out a long-term plan for how to safely bring staff back into the office.
March 3, 2021

Unfinished business: Have our students been sold short?

The pandemic turned university life upside down in 2020. Students signed up to a very different experience to the one that eventually materialised, and campus life is still a long way from returning to normal.