Opinion

When to investigate – or not

When to investigate – or not

Do you have a robust and consistent process? Is the person making the decisions sufficiently trained and experienced?

Companies need to invest in gender equality now

Companies need to invest in gender equality now

Maia Foulis signs off by looking back over her time on COS and asks: how safe are women at work?

Field Hazard Assessments - Safer?

Field Hazard Assessments - Safer?

Are they are as popular – and efficient – as some believe?

When helping others can become harmful

When helping others can become harmful

'Humans can survive and function with a lack of self-care... until they can't'

Safety and lollipop moments

Safety and lollipop moments

Health and safety is about people, and the way we interact matters

Professional safety management. Going beyond the standard

Professional safety management. Going beyond the standard

Proper systems and processes or standard operating procedures (SOP) are critical regardless of the activities being performed

Safety improvements – more is more?

Safety improvements – more is more?

'In a profession dedicated to preventing harm to people, we are often loath to explain the hard truths such as there is no zero risk'

Virtual therapy: Does it Actually Help?

Virtual therapy: Does it Actually Help?

Concerns often arise in relation to the effective of virtual therapy vs. in-person