Property Owners Risk Management

There are a number of health & safety and risk management responsibilities for property owners whether the premises are run as a business or as an investment vehicle. This guide provides an overview of the key information and legislation that you need to know as an owner in order to remain compliant.

Energy Management Systems BS EN ISO 50001: Director’s Briefing

Senior management should be in full support of the Energy Management Systems BS EN ISO 50001 standard, and assign resources, time and budget to the project. This directors briefing is designed to help you communicate the facts and responsibilities to these members of your organisation.

Energy Sources and Energy Efficiency

Targets proposed for reductions in total UK carbon emissions of 34% by 2020, 57% 2030 and 80% by 2050 is a big task, especially with our reliance on dwindling sources of fossil fuels, with a need for an alternative. This guide provides an overview of the energy sources available and energy efficiency in the UK as well as the legal and compliance factors that may affect your organisation.

Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS)

The Energy Efficiency Directive was adopted in October 2012 to create a common framework of measures for the promotion of energy efficiency within the EU, in order to ensure the achievement of the commitment to cut emissions. The Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) was created in response to the requirement to implement Article 8 of the Energy Efficiency Directive. This guide provides an overview for ESOS and helps you to understand whether this applies to your organisation and a summary of what you are expected to do.

Working in the Sun and Heat: Employee Factsheet

Working in the sun and heat can have a massive effect on our health, often we forget just how much of an impact this can have and ignore the danger signs. Barbour’s ‘Working in the Sun and Heat Factsheet’ acts as a go-to reminder for all employees of the essentials for working safely in these conditions.

France Quick Facts

The Barbour ‘Quick Facts’ documents provide details of the regulatory and guidance situation for specific topics in a variety of countries. Our quick facts resources cover 9 countries and 13 facts, this document provides guidance for France.

Accidents and Incident Toolbox Talks

This Toolbox Talk is a practical tool for workshops and training in the event of an ‘Accident or Incident’ in the workplace and how to react.