September always feels notably different to August; September feels like new start. The summer holidays are over; a new school year has begun and there’s been a definite change of … [Read more...] about Time for a New Start
It’s the end of August which means it’s the end of our Hundred Acre year - Year 11 in our Hundred Acre world. The last working day of the month and as we have done every year of our blog, it’s time to … [Read more...] about Out of Darkness Cometh Light
This weekend, 18th August 2019, sees Hundred Acre turn 11! Image Credit - Charlotte Designs We really aren’t sure where it has gone but another year of adventures has passed. This weekend we … [Read more...] about Happy Birthday to Us!
Image Credit: Jo Blackwell Photography As health and safety consultants the recent HSE paper “Understanding the impact of business to business health and safety rules" has made interesting … [Read more...] about Working with a Health and Safety Consultant
We never quite know what weather summer brings in the UK, this time of year though is a very apt time to be talking about the effects working outside can have. All too often, employers and staff … [Read more...] about Working Outside Safely This Summer
Photo credit: Jo Blackwell July - how did that happen? So much has happened but how can it now be the second half of 2019? Reflection is something Bridget loves to do and the first half of 2019 … [Read more...] about Time to reflect
Those of you who frequently read this blog will know we post about a number of different things relating to our Hundred Acre world, which naturally include topics around safety and health and not … [Read more...] about Wellbeing – Beyond World Wellbeing Week
It’s been a while since we talked about what we do in our Hundred Acre world, so we thought we’d refresh your memory. Hopefully you’ll know that we’re an occupational safety and health consultancy, … [Read more...] about Health and Safety Training with you in mind…
A note from Bridget Gilmour, our Founder and Director… It’s my birthday today. A landmark day for anyone, but for me, this year is different. It’s a time for real celebration, a time for … [Read more...] about Unapologetically, authentically me.
A fundamental part of managing occupational safety and health is to consider risks, which is why you might be familiar with the term risk assessment. In this blog post, we’ll help you understand more … [Read more...] about Managing Risks with Risk Assessments