Articles

May 6, 2020

Safely Maintaining Services during Coronavirus

Parks management, refuse collection and other local essential services need to continue during lockdown, but their risk management needs to adapt
April 22, 2020

Will the Covid-19 pandemic reduce the crime rate?

In difficult times it is always uplifting to try and find a glimmer of hope and the possibility of a reduction in the crime rate - even a short lived one – could be such a glimmer.
April 16, 2020

Bad Vibes

Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS) is a painful and disabling disorder of the blood vessels, nerves and joints that can
April 8, 2020

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

The Covid-19 pandemic has led to the most incredible upsurge in volunteering and community action.
March 26, 2020

Risky business

Austerity has changed the UK in countless ways. One of the less well-documented effects has been the steep rise in insurance fraud.
March 26, 2020

High Time for Drones

The past 25 years have seen an upsurge in the number of children in the UK and significant investment in education.
March 26, 2020

Duty of Care

Managing wellbeing and mental health is critical for the education system where the provision of support services has often been lacking.
March 26, 2020

Cycling through the jam

Traffic is not just a bit of bother. If left unchecked, congestion can pose a real threat to economic development and quality of life.
March 25, 2020

At breaking point

Trees planted close to property or areas accessible by the public can pose a risk of death or injury to passers-by.