For over sixty years the British Safety Council have been a trusted guide to excellent health, safety and environmental management.
Our vision is simple, that no-one is injured or made ill at work. We achieve this by helping firms all over the world achieve the very highest Health and Safety standards. Help from the British Safety Council comes from our team providing the right support to the right people at the right time; regardless of the size of the business or the skills available. From introductory awareness courses that can be taken by all new starters in a business, right through to complex market leading audit products that thoroughly examine systems and process.
Representing over 6000 member firms in 60 countries across a broad spectrum of industries, we campaign for better health and safety. As a not-for-profit organisation, we use all our resources to reduce risk and prevent injuries in the workplace.
The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has led the way for over 50 years in the shaping of the private security industry. Our members are industry professionals ranging in size from global companies to small and medium enterprises, offering quality products and services including the manufacture, distribution and installation of electronic and physical security equipment and the provision of security guarding and consultancy services to a vast spectrum of end-users.
The BSIA produces a wide range of guidance for buyers and users of Lone Worker solutions, as well as industry practitioners. The BSIA's Lone Worker Section consists of BSIA members who specialise in providing lone worker safety products and services to customers from a wide range of industry backgrounds. One of the core principles of the Section is to promote good practice within the industry through the implementation of Standards such as British Standard BS8484, a Code of Practice for the provision of Lone Worker Services. Section Members also play a significant part in influencing British, European and International Standards.
The Lone Worker Safety Expo is pleased to announce it’s partnership with The Health & Safety Event at the NEC, Birmingham on 09-11 April 2019.
This Spring will see the UK’s fastest growing event for the health and safety industry, return to the NEC for the sixth time with an even more comprehensive array of seminars, features and exhibitors than ever before.
Co-located with The Security Event, The Facilities Event and The Fire Safety Event, The Health & Safety Event has built a deserved reputation among industry professionals for providing the perfect networking and educational opportunity to anyone responsible for running a safe and efficient workplace, anywhere in the UK.
LONEALERT is one of the UK’s leading providers of lone worker protection solutions, delivering a range of lone worker alarms, devices and apps to protect people who work alone, remotely or are vulnerable in their work.
Our comprehensive portfolio of solutions - including the LoneALERT Access, Instant, Plus and Anywhere ranges - use complex patented technology and software to help protect people working alone, whatever the industry and whatever their job role.
Behind the scenes is LONEALERT’s unique O.W.L operating system, the mechanics that enable all of our devices to send appropriate alerts in any situation so the right help can be sent to the right location. The ever-evolving technology used by the O.W.L - which is written by LONEALERT’s in-house team of IT experts - allows organisations to benefit from entirely tailor-made lone working procedures, using whichever solution and response option best suits them, or even a mixture of them all.
Reliance Protect’s BS8484 accredited lone worker safety solutions are some of the UK's most widely adopted. Protecting over 40,000 lone workers from hundreds of organisations spanning a range of sectors, Reliance Protect safeguards staff potentially exposed to a broad spectrum of risks faced during their working day.
Underpinned by extensive accreditations including BS8484:2016 lone worker and ISO:27001 Information Security Management, Reliance Protect offers a range of devices and smartphone applications suitable for a variety of working practices and environments. The Reliance Protect solutions, using the latest models in our range of devices such as the Pulse, start below £6.00 per month. With no hidden extras or fees, our all-inclusive solutions comprise of:
- In house 24/7/365 Monitoring Centre accredited to BS5979 Category II
- Range of comprehensive training courses and delivery methods including elearning
- Industry leading field based support resources and 24/7 helpdesk
- Customer web portal
- Variety of scheduled management information reports
- Monitor check in and out options – heightened cover for ‘time at risk’ scenarios
From our alarm handling response times, to our customer service help desk, our training officers and our accreditations, Reliance Protect delivers the highest standards of service in the Lone Worker industry.
Proud organisers of the Lone Worker Safety Expo; Worthwhile Training specialises in delivering bespoke, innovative and effective training and consultancy. Our strong team consists of highly skilled individuals with many years of experience in a range of disciplines including, risk management, personal safety and conflict management.
Our interactive and engaging training using techniques that enhance learning and encourage retention focussing on what your staff will be able to 'do' after the training. We do not offer off the shelf packages, as we know we can add greater value by tailoring to meet your specific needs.
Talk to us if you require:
- Help with Lone Worker risk management
- One-to-one support, group training or organisation wide interventions
- Awareness raising workshops
- Immersive Drama-based workshops (using skilled actors and facilitators)
- Support with developing and delivering in-house training
- A cost effective solution
First2HelpYou provides 24/7/365 lone worker safety solutions with every emphasis placed on service provision. Our team has significant experience gained in the industry over the past 10 years.
Our NSI gold certification demonstrates that, not only are we compliant to the relevant product and service standards, such as BS8484: 2016, but also that we are rigorous in our approach to our quality management systems, holding ISO9001: 2015 accreditation. Our alarm receiving centre (ARC) is also certified to NSI Gold, and compliant to BS5979 CAT11.
Our Product portfolio comprises of the First2HelpYou KIT device, a dedicated discreet solution along with phone applications for Android and iOS (available with Bluetooth button accessory) and our standard mobile phone solution, all of which are supported by our online management portal ‘Connect’.
As Europe’s premier personal safety service, Skyguard offers an exclusive range of discreet lone worker safety devices and smartphone apps connected to our 24/7 Incident Management Centre and certified to the highest industry standards; BS 8484:2016, BS 5979 (CAT II), ISO 9001 and the Police preferred specification “Secured by Design”.
As the UK’s only wholly owned end-to-end provider, Skyguard’s portfolio of dedicated devices includes features such as GPS, 2-way voice, Mandown and on-demand tracking. We’ve developed Europe’s smallest and lightest GPS alarm - MySOS®, which can be worn as an ID card holder, pendant, or attached to a belt or keyring.
Skyguard is part of the Send for Help Group – independently verified as the world’s largest lone worker protection provider. The Group has been ranked in The Sunday Times’ Fast Track 100 list of Britain’s fastest growing companies in 2016 and 2017.
Voice Connect are the leading innovators in Lone Working solutions. Delivering exceptional service since 1991, Voice Connect have lone working products to suit every business’ needs from simple phone solutions to satellite systems. We understand that staff have different needs from a lone working service and that flexibility is key to a successful deployment.
- Hosted or Onsite installations
- Phone Apps
- Bluetooth ID Badges
- BS 8484 Teltonika Devices
- Satellite solutions
- Simple telephone options
- Real time location systems for staff tracking and alarms. (RTLS)
- Fully or partially monitored ARC services
- Bespoke developments to integrate services into clients’ existing databases and infrastructure.
StaySafe is an app and monitoring service which provides reliable protection for lone workers. The app monitors employee location in real time, enabling employees to check-in safely and request immediate assistance in a range of situations.
The app has been designed for a simple user experience which means it is quick, easy to use, and fits effortlessly into the working day. The flexibility of the solution and wide range of features, means StaySafe is suitable for use across any industry and geography – allowing you to better meet your duty of care to your lone working staff.
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+44 808 189 2310
41 Corsham Street, Hoxton, London N1 6DR
At Pick Protection, we bring a fresh, cost-efficient approach to the lone worker market, allowing flexibility for our customers to better meet their needs. We were highly commended as the Security Innovation of the Year for the Safety & Health Excellence Awards 2018 and were recognised as Sunday Times & Maserati’s top 100 innovators and disruptors within our market this year.
Our range of lone worker solutions include dedicated devices, apps and Bluetooth buttons. We focus on high user adoption, having identified this as a pain point with our customers. Our solutions are easy to implement, easy to use and are all supported by our cloud-based management portal.
We provide the option for our solutions to be monitored by our BS:8484 accredited alarm receiving centre (ARC) or for organisations to monitor it themselves, saving around two-thirds of the cost.
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0141 229 0048
Suite 2 E & F, 30 Gordon Street Glasgow, G1 3PU
Suzy Lamplugh Trust is the UK’s pioneering personal safety charity and leading stalking authority, established in 1986 after Suzy Lamplugh, an estate agent and lone-worker went to meet a client and never returned.
The Trust has since pioneered personal safety as a life skill and a public policy priority. Widely regarded as field experts in lone-working and personal safety training, we continue to work towards reducing the risk of violence and aggression by educating, campaigning and supporting people to take steps to avoid, mitigate or manage risks at work, and across all aspects of their lives.
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0808 802 0300
Safe Hub, from Lone Worker Solutions, is an award-winning locate-and-respond protection system for people who work alone or out of sight of colleagues. It offers a comprehensive package of features including emergency, buddy, reactive, proactive, broadcast and virtual barrier protection for all lone working scenarios.
Safe Hub supports the broadest possible array of devices including Android, Apple and Windows smartphones, BlackBerry, standard mobiles, PCs, intrinsically safe devices, specialist lone working safety devices and satellite phones.
The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has approved Lone Worker Solutions for BS8484:2016 Gold, the British Standard Code of Practice for the provision of lone worker device services, under its Guarding Gold scheme.
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+44 (0)161 885 2122
2C Crown Business Park, Cowm Top Lane Rochdale OL11 2PU
Alertcom provides award winning BS8484 accredited lone worker protection monitored 24/7 - 365. Our mission is simple – to provide the best possible protection for lone workers.
We offer a choice of small, lightweight personal safety devices with specialist connectivity from Vodafone IoT. Using GPS and GNSS receivers, they deliver faster performance with enhanced location accuracy and stability. To guard against network outages and poor signal areas, all Alertcom devices include a multi-network SIM that automatically connects to the network with the strongest signal.
Underpinning the entire solution is a secure and sophisticated management portal that streamlines implementation, user training and management processes. Accurate management information, comprehensive usage monitoring and upkeep of user records is key to a successful implementation.
Earlier this year Alertcom were awarded first ranked supplier on the Procurement for Housing Lone Worker protection framework for the second time in succession.
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0333 222 3955
Unit 16-24 Attenburys Park Estate, Attenburys Lane, Timperley, Cheshire WA14 5QE
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08452 504 626
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Firewood Pictures is an award-winning team of filmmakers and storytellers that exist to make the world a better place through the power of story. They believe that a powerful story well told has the potential to shake someone to the very core, and make a real impact on people's lives.
For 5 years, Firewood has been working with businesses big and small to help bring their messages to their audience, through training, commercial, and documentary films.
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Health & Safety Matters Magazine covers the latest news, prosecutions, case studies, regulations, standards, products, services and technology relating to occupational health and safety. Complementing the printed journal, www.hsmsearch.com contains even more topical information and expands on the material showcased in the magazine.