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Mental Health Awareness Week 2017This week marks Mental Health Awareness Week here in the UK, a campaign run by the Mental Health Foundation to raise awareness of mental health issues and offer advice to those who suffer.

HSE logoThe Health and Safety Executive (HSE), is currently running a series of events across the UK to look at what businesses can do to safeguard their workforce.

Astutis Image (11)A recently released report by FirstCare reveals workplace absence is costing the UK economy an enormous £18 billion in lost productivity each year.

Scotland Works LogoAstutis is pleased to announce that we will be joining hundreds of other exhibitors at the inaugural Scotland Works event, held at the Glasgow SEC on the 3rd and 4th May, 2017.

BSI logoReleased in September last year, the updated lone worker British Standard (BS8484) applies in full late February 2017.

Join Astutis at the South Wales Safety Group Alliance Annual Health and Safety Conference & Exhibition 2017Astutis is all set to exhibit at the upcoming South Wales Safety Group Alliance annual Health and Safety Conference and Exhibition in the Liberty Stadium, Swansea, on Wednesday 5th April.

HSE logoThe HSE (Health and Safety Executive) has recently announced that it is to open a consultation process on proposals for making its cost recovery scheme dispute process entirely independent.

UK witnesses a dramatic increased in health and safety finesThe number of fines issued in the UK of £1 million or higher has risen substantially over the past year. The news comes after the number of company directors and senior managers prosecuted tripled as a result of the new sentencing guidelines introduced in February 2016. 

Time to Talk DayWith 1 in 6 British workers affected by mental health issues such as stress, anxiety and depression, Time for Talk Day encourages everyone to strike up a conversation and offer support for those suffering in a bid to tackle the stigma and discrimination surrounding mental health. 

Astutis backs mental health charity MindAstutis is pleased to announce its new charity of the year, Mind. Mind is a leading mental health charity, providing supportive and reliable information to help people understand mental health and the choices available to them through their Infoline, legal advice service, publications and local mind offices. 

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