The SIA stands for Security Industry Authority. This means that the SIA is wholly responsible for regulating and amending the private security industry in the UK and draws its powders from the Private Security Industry Act 2001. This Act initiated the mandatory licensing of many people working in all security occupations such as contracted security officers, CCTV operators, door supervisors and close protection workers.
Many people cope with work-related stress differently to others. Some people thrive on it, whereas others would go to extreme lengths to completely avoid it. Either way, stress is something that is commonly related to the workplace and although stress itself isn’t classed as an illness it can lead to more serious health-related issues and often has a huge domino effect on the workplace and how you operate within it.
Summer’s here, hooray! Long summer days and evenings, entertaining in the garden and trips to the countryside help promote the feel-good factor and put a spring in our step. But when it comes to summer and outside living with barbecues, camping, and countryside pursuits, we often forget the importance of summer fire safety. There are some important points everyone should consider when it comes to summer fire safety.