For Those Statistically Minded…

At the end of October, the HSE released their latest health and safety figures, detailing the number of workers involved in health and safety incidents for the last financial year (between April 2011 and March 2012). Although there has been some improvements in certain areas, the number of people fatally injured at work in Britain… Read more »

Ladder Exchange 2012: A Few Weeks Left

Now in its sixth year, the Ladder Exchange provided by the Ladder Association is in full swing. Between 1 September and 20 November 2012, businesses in possession of broken, bent or damaged ladders are able to exchange it at a discounted rate. In total, the initiative has successfully removed over 10,000 ladders that could have… Read more »

Britannia’s HABC Special offer

Britannia are currently running the following HABC courses. If you would like to book these courses  at the discounted prices please call us. Level 2 Award in Health & Safety (1 day) 12th December 2012 RRP £125.00 OFFER £95.00! Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work (1 day) 13th December 2012 RRP £95.00… Read more »

Norfolk Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting

Great morning at the Great Yarmouth Racecourse for the Norfolk Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting 07.30am – 09.30am today. Emily Alger & Lisa Starling met some new faces and we were also networking with different companies. Thank you to the Norfolk Chamber of Commerce who invited us along. We look forward to the next breakfast meeting.

Industry Leading Training Solutions for Britannia

Britannia Safety & Training is one of the UK’s leading providers of safety and training services, including health & safety training courses, audits, inspections and advisory services. Britannia delivers specialist courses for many different sectors, including construction, education, social care, leisure and retail, and covering a wide array of required skills and knowledge for organisations… Read more »

Norfolk Chamber of Commerce

Britannia would like to thank everyone who visited our training stand at the Norwich City Football Club on the 18th October 2012 for the Norfolk Chamber of Commerce B2B event. It was a pleasure to see everyone again and thank you to the Norfolk Chamber for inviting us again this year.

Great day had by all at the WWT Shad Event

Yesterday Britannia took part in a construction safety and health awareness day in Ipswich. With the construction industry still the most dangerous to work in, with injury and fatality rates still the highest of all sectors. The aim of yesterday’s event was to give practical, hands-on advice on competence, Work at Height, Health issues and… Read more »

Health and Safety Executive Chair makes new promises to Industry

Today, Judith Hackitt, the Chair of the Health and Safety Executive begins her second term of appointment and has renewed her promises to the health and safety industry. Commenting on the progress the HSE needs to make, Hackitt commented that reducing the rate of workplace accidents and work-related ill health is her first priority and… Read more »

Macmillan Coffee Morning

On Friday 28th September 2012 10.30am – 12.00pm, we held a Macmillan Coffee Morning here at Britannia House. We would like to say thank you for all of those who attended and donated to this worthy cause and we have raised so far £232.78. Thank you.

Health & safety alert, big change!

On the 1st October 2012 the HSE will introduce the FF1 fee for the Intervention Scheme. Under the Health & Safety (fees) Regulations 2012 any person or company who breaks Health & Safety Law could be liable for fees to recover the HSE costs incurrred in an action. This will include inspection, investigation, prosecution and… Read more »