News & Updates

Estate management partnership and tenant fined for gas safety breaches

Burghill Farms, a partnership trading as Dalhousie Estates, and Mr Piers Le Cheminant have been fined following an incident where one of the occupants of a holiday cottage was found collapsed in a bathroom heated by a portable cabinet propane gas heater. Forfar Sheriff Court heard that, the victim, Thomas Oliver Hill, was staying with […]

So, you’ve received a report. What do you do next?

Have you recently paid for an external provider to carry out an inspection, such as: Annual PAT testing  Legionella Assessment Fire Risk Assessment Lifting Equipment annual thorough examination EICR (Electrical Installation Report)  Manufacturing Equipment Service and Inspection? If so, your responsibilities don’t end there! So many reports are received and filed away as businesses think […]

The Importance of carrying out fair investigations before looking at taking formal action

As we are getting back to some form of normality in the workplace, as HR Advisors we are experiencing an increase in the number of calls from employers with potential disciplinary situations or employees raising grievances. Therefore, the article below is based on the importance of carrying out investigations before looking at any form of […]