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The importance of proper play equipment safety checks

Back in January of this year the London Borough of Tower Hamlets Council was sentenced after a five-year-old girl died when playground equipment collapsed on top of her at Mile End Park.  Westminster Magistrates’ Court heard that the accident occurred when part of the play equipment gave way after the young girl was swinging on […]

Broadcast January 2021

Welcome to this month’s Broadcast, where we have articles from all of our teams, covering Racking, the new HR challenges in 2021, how we’re still delivering training during the pandemic and reducing legionella risk, as well as an update on our Walk to Fork challenge. H&S UPDATE : Racking – the forgotten danger in the […]

Failure to carry out playground safety check led to 5 year old’s death

London Borough of Tower Hamlets Council has been sentenced after a five-year-old girl died when playground equipment collapsed on top of her at Mile End Park. Westminster Magistrates’ Court heard that, Alexia Walenkaki was swinging on a rope attached at one end to a wooden post, when the play equipment gave way. The post snapped […]

Are you keeping on top of your safety during lockdown?

All of us at Stallard Kane are still working hard (albeit in different ways when circumstances dictate) to help keep you, your business and your employees safe. We are still able to conduct our appointments (via Teams or Zoom, to keep everyone safe and comply with lockdown guidelines, except for safety-critical situations where an actual visit is […]

Broadcast October 2020

Welcome to this month’s Broadcast, where our team members from all parts of the business cover topics such as training courses, including our Face Fit Testing Open Day, the affects of COVID-19 on mental health and wellbeing, the correct disposal of COVID-19 contaminated waste, and the need for Legionella risk assessments. As ever, should you […]