Posts by Christian Harris

“We don’t have many slip accidents”

If someone were to telephone out of the blue you and say “we help clients to prevent slip accidents, do you have any issues with this?”   …experience says your response would be the title of this article: “we don’t have that many slips”.   If that would be your reaction, and you genuinely believe…

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The 6 trends affecting risk management that you must consider – the rise of procurement

The professionalisation of procurement, particularly within larger organisations, and the ability of procurement departments to drive greater influence over decision making, is a clear trend we’ve seen over recent decades.   Of course, there are many areas of business where having a hard-nosed procurement professional beating a supplier over the head on price is very…

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Personal injury claim successful due to failed slip test

A recent case in Scotland highlights the importance of proactive slip testing plus choosing and maintaining the right level of slip resistance on your floors.   “The recent decision of the Scottish Specialist Sheriff Personal Injury Court in Lowe v Cairnstar shows the importance of taking preventative action to avoid slip accidents.” (Brodies LLP –…

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Health club cleanliness survey 2020

We are interested to gauge people’s perceptions about health club cleanliness in light of the Coronavirus outbreak.   Please enter our survey which will take you under 2 minutes to complete.   One lucky winner will get a social distancing survival pack!  

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A slip accident story that is personal to me

Slips is the biggest cause of people going to A&E, the biggest cause of accidents in the workplace, and the biggest cause of insurance claims following injuries.   As such, anyone reading this can probably think of someone they know – whether themselves, a family member, a friend or a colleague – who has suffered…

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