Institution of Occupational Safety and Health



Study provides sun safety recommendations to protect at-risk workers

Actively managing sun exposure and providing nudging messages via text message are a few ways in which organisations can better protect outdoor workers from harmful UV radiation, a new study led by Heriot-Watt University has suggested.

Published 14 January 2020

Hazard-identifying app can create safer buildings and save workers’ lives

Digital apps can help construction project designers create safer buildings by improving their knowledge of hazards during the design phase, new research has shown.

Published 29 July 2019