Driver CPC changes explained: everything you need to know

Driver CPC changes explained: everything you need to know

A major consultation on the future of Driver CPC has finished, with over a thousand industry stakeholders having their say. The UK government has now released its findings and conclusions, which include a raft of changes to Driver CPC training, examinations and more. Since the official 15,000 word report may be a little difficult to… Read More

The 5 Worst Health & Safety Problems in Napoleon

The 5 Worst Health & Safety Problems in Napoleon

Zut alors! A recent viewing of the historical epic Napoleon was enough to give our safety-conscious minds a collective aneurysm. If you haven’t watched it already, well, it’s pretty hard to spoil a film that’s based on actual events – particularly when the ‘real history’ in the film is largely nonsense. Here then are our… Read More

Happy Christmas from SAMS

Merry Christmas from SAMS ADVENT15

As the holiday season approaches, our festive spirit is in full swing, and we’re excited to share the joy with our wonderful customers. From now until New Year’s Day, enjoy a 15% discount on all our courses, including IOSH, Asbestos Awareness Online, working at height, First Aid, and even our SMSTS/SSSTS courses. Simply use the… Read More

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Top 3 health and safety disasters in the film industry

In the captivating world of cinema, where the allure of lights, camera, and action often steals the spotlight, a darker reality persists behind the scenes. Instances where the relentless pursuit of cinematic brilliance collides with the imperative of health and safety have left an indelible mark on the film industry. From the enchanting realms of… Read More

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Black Friday deal – get 15% off with our exclusive code

As Black Friday approaches, seize the opportunity from November 17th to November 30th to enjoy a 15% discount on our Zoom training courses! Elevate your learning experience with expert trainers in diverse fields. This exclusive offer extends to all courses, excluding those already discounted. Now is the perfect moment to invest in your education. Simply… Read More

The overlooked health & safety risks of metalworking

The overlooked health & safety risks of metalworking

The metalworking industry, known for its rigorous demands and use of heavy machinery, has recently been under scrutiny due to alarming concerns raised by professionals in the field. A study conducted by FEIN, a manufacturer of power tools and accessories, sheds light on the pressing issue of workplace safety, revealing that a significant number of… Read More

Is facefit testing a legal requirement

When is respiratory Face Fit training a legal requirement?

In the dynamic and often hazardous environment of the construction industry, ensuring the safety and well-being of workers is of paramount importance. Respiratory protective equipment (RPE) plays a crucial role in safeguarding individuals from airborne contaminants, and the proper use of this equipment is a key component of occupational health and safety protocols. One critical… Read More

How can I protect my workers from occupational related lung diseases?

Employers play a pivotal role in reducing the risk of occupational-related lung diseases. Here are some strategies that we recommend employers to implement in order to safeguard their employees’ lung health and contribute to lung cancer prevention. Identify and Assess Workplace Hazards The first step to reduce the risk of occupational-related lung diseases is to… Read More

How can I as an employer prevent Occupational lung disease

How can I reduce the risk of asbestos exposure?

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, a critical campaign that aims to spread awareness about the symptoms of lung cancer. We believe that by educating individuals about the common signs of lung cancer we can prompt people to take action. Common symptoms of lung cancer can include a persistent cough, breathlessness, or unexplained weight loss.… Read More