• 14th April 2021

    Marpal are proud to announce the commencement of our exciting new Health & Safety Platform. Members of Marpal’s Health and Safety Competent Person Scheme (CPS), a scheme which is designed to provide health and safety support and assistance for small to medium sized businesses, will be able to access the new platform from May 2021.

  • Joining A Health & Safety Accreditation Scheme Could Be A Positive Move For Your Business!
    29th January 2020

    Reasons For Attaining Health & Safety Accreditation Although it’s not a legal requirement, many organisations – when inviting businesses/contractors to tender for projects – are now requiring their prospective suppliers to be accredited with a Health & Safety Accreditation Scheme. Unless accredited, your organisation will not be considered, which may mean that your business is…

  • Do I need to have an Accident Report Book
    14th January 2020

    Reporting Of Work-Related Injuries & Incidents There is a legal requirement under the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR) to record and report details of work-related deaths or any specified work-related injuries and incidents.

  • What types of Enforcement Action could the HSE take
    19th December 2019

    What Types Of Enforcement Action Could The HSE Take? Even though employers have specific duties to ensure that health and safety regulations are compiled to protect the health, safety and welfare of their employees, within construction there continues to be a high rate of accidents and incidents which result in death, injury and financial loss…

  • Does My Organisation Need Health & Safety Support
    19th November 2019

    Organisations have a legal duty to put in place suitable arrangements to manage health and safety. For some organisations whose activities are predominantly office based, implementing health and safety protocols can be reasonably straight forward and uncomplicated. For other organisations, this can be more onerous and less straightforward and therefore, help and assistance may be…

  • Do I Need To Appoint A Competent Person To Keep My Business Health & Safety Compliant
    19th June 2019

    Do I need to appoint a Competent Person? Well, it really does depend! Not very useful, I know, but there are a number of factors that you’ll need to consider.