Expert Insights

Latest news stories and opinions about the Dental, GP and Care Industries. For your ease of use, we have established categories under which you can source the relevant articles and news items.

Health & Safety

16th June 2017

Are you in control of window restrictors?

Dave Bennion Health and Safety Specialist

Introduction As summer fast approaches, and the temperature rises, having air to a room is one way of cooling the temperature...

Read more

09th June 2017

Are you in control? – Workers subject to passive smoking from service-users

Dave Bennion Health and Safety Specialist

Introduction For a worker faced with the prospect of visiting a service user in their own home who smokes when they...

Read more

25th May 2017

Are you in control of Health and Safety in your Workplace?

Dave Bennion Health and Safety Specialist

Introduction Most health and social care services are well managed by dedicated managers and a team of professional support staff. Part...

Read more

18th May 2017

Are you in control of your employee’s health from DSE?

Dave Bennion Health and Safety Specialist

Introduction In an age where digital technologies are the way forward, we require access to computers in the form of desktops,...

Read more

10th May 2017

Are you in control – of your cleaning cupboard?

Dave Bennion Health and Safety Specialist

Introduction Regardless of where you work, be that a care home, hospital or a general office, you will find chemicals from...

Read more

08th May 2017

Are you in control – What you need to know about fire safety!

Dave Bennion Health and Safety Specialist

Introduction Having a fire in any building or estate can be an unnerving experience. There are many reasons why a fire...

Read more

11th April 2017

Are you in control – permits to work!

Dave Bennion Health and Safety Specialist

Introduction Following on from my last blog “contractors on site”, I expand on the topic of “Permits to Work”. The requirement...

Read more

05th April 2017

Are you in control – contractors on site!

Dave Bennion Health and Safety Specialist

Introduction As the weather improves, the window cleaner welcomes in the spring with shiny windows and the first cut of grass...

Read more

05th April 2017

The use of mobile phones at work – Part 2 of 2

Sally Beck QCS Expert Health and Safety Contributor

In the previous blog, we wrote about how the use of a mobile phone by a support worker resulted in...

Read more

29th March 2017

What Directors need to know about Corporate Manslaughter?

Dave Bennion Health and Safety Specialist

Introduction The Corporate Manslaughter and Homicide Act 2007 came into force on the 6 April 2008. Under this legislation, it is...

Read more

Join over 25,000 users already using the QCS Management System!
Start Free Trial
Back to Top
FOR TODAY ONLY, we have extended the offer, Save £350 when you buy before 5PM
Find out more
Introducing Our BIGGEST AUTUMN SPECIAL OFFER EVER - Save £350 when you buy before Wednesday 30th Nov 2016
Find out more

Register here for your FREE TRIAL

  • Try our unique Management System, or any of our individual packs
  • PLUS! Gain FREE trial access to our Mock Inspection Toolkit
  • Over 2,300+ pages of easy to use guidance and 300+ policies & procedures

Simply fill out the form below and get full access for 24 hours to a QCS Management System of your choice.

Start FREE Trial Click here