Risk Management

5 risks your business can avoid

Risks are something your business can’t always avoid, but, a good risk management plan can help identify those you can manage, if something were to go wrong. The first step…

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How will your business avoid disaster?

Its human nature to presume the worst won’t happen to us or our businesses but the recent weather conditions across the UK have proved costly for many a small firm….

Health and safety in the construction industry

Designing your way to a safer workplace?

The planning of any construction project is surely the most important part of the process? That’s why the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015) were developed. The CDM…

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Could you be facing a £20Million fine?

In 2007 The Corporate Manslaughter Act was created, and its overarching reason was to create increased legal accountability for companies and their failings. It allowed courts to convict organisations as…

Business Travellers – Putting safety first

When you travel frequently for work, it can be an exciting experience, although hectic and potentially dangerous. A schedule jam-packed with meetings with barely enough time to eat, means that…

Risk management: has anything changed since the global crash?

Businesses seem to have forgotten lessons of the past and are still falling short with their risk management processes, says the world’s largest professional body of management accountants. UK-based body…

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Reputation: years to build and seconds to break

Just like trust, a business’s reputation can take years to build and seconds to break. With high profile incidents more common in the public domain, reputational risk has become an…

How long could you be out of business?

Of course we all do as much as we can to protect our business assets, but sometimes the worse does happen and it is often beyond our control. Fires, floods,…

Stop the Crash, Future Proof your HGV fleet

Less HGV collisions, a reduced number of fatalities and possibly an end to HGV tailgating – just a few things that the new EU vehicle safety legislation coming into force…

Balconies pose serious fire risk

While tenants will make the most of their balcony space during the summer months it is important to be aware of the threat this presents. The number of serious fires…