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Staff at a hospital in Nottingham received a series of special Fit Tester training sessions this summer, in a drive to build confidence in respiratory protection. Brian Lavell, Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) expert for Full Support Healthcare, ran six Fit...
An animatronic teddy bear is helping to raise awareness of inner-city pollution levels across the UK. Toxic Toby, the brainchild toy of advertising agency McCann London, is a fully interactive pollutant monitor that constantly measures the ambient pollution in its...
The Health and Safety Executive have released new statistics summarizing health and safety incidents at work in Britain for the year 2017-2018. Published last week, the report breaks down the findings into five main areas of work-related health issues: General...
November 2018 marks COPD Awareness Month, an internationally-recognized annual event to raise the exposure of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). If you are concerned you might have COPD, please contact your doctor today.   Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease COPD describes a group of...
Winter may only just be upon us, but an NHS Trust in Yorkshire has been preparing for months in advance to get themselves ready for the flu season. Since early summer, Pinderfields Hospital in Wakefield, part of the Mid Yorkshire...
New research from the HSE finds that non-regulation Qualitative Fit Test hoods could lead to false passes and subsequently endanger lives.   With so many different Qualitative Fit Test Kits on the market, with different colour, shape and size hoods...
In hospitals across the UK, it is (thankfully) becoming a fairly common sight to see frontline healthcare professionals wearing respirator masks to protect themselves against respiratory viruses and infections. But did you know that it’s not only frontline staff in...
Next month a Northampton-based surgeon will lead a team on a 4,000-mile trip across the world to perform specialist surgical procedures in Northern Ghana. Mr Robert Hicks, Vascular Consultant Surgeon at Northampton General Hospital, will be volunteering his time and...
  Introducing the new Face Fit Test app Competent Face-Fit Testers, say good-bye to lost paper records – with the new Face Fit Test app you can create bespoke digital certificates on the go with the touch of a button. Taking you...

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