• Occupational Health & Safety: 2018 Buying Trends

    Health & Safety

    Behavioural Safety, Stress Management and Risk Management & Assessment top the list of solutions the UK’s leading H&S professionals are sourcing in 2018.

    The findings have been revealed following the Occupational Safety & Health Forum which took place earlier this month. Delegates attending the event were asked which H&S areas they needed to invest in during 2018 and beyond.

    Over half were looking to invest in Behavioural Safety and Stress Management solutions, with 50% sourcing Risk Management & Assessment solutions. Just behind were Noise Control Monitoring, Equipment & Services, Fire Safety Management and Personal Protection Equipment & Clothing.

    “It’s probably no surprise that Behavioural Safety and Stress Management top the list of areas our delegates were most interested in,” said Occupational Safety & Health Forum Event Manager Lisa Rose. “But the full table provides a valuable insight into trends within the health and safety sector.”

    % of delegates at the Occupational Safety & Health Forum sourcing certain products & solutions:

    Behavioural Safety 53%

    Stress Management 53%

    Risk Management/Assessments  50%

    Noise Control Monitoring/Equipment & Services 49%

    Fire Safety Management 47%

    Personal Protection Equipment & Clothing 46%

    Occupational Health & Wellbeing Services 43%

    Waste Management 41%

    Eye Protection & Care 38%

    Lifting &  Handling Aids 38%

    Incident Reporting 38%

    Lone Worker Safety & Equipment 37%

    Compliance 37%

    Working at Height/Fall Arrest 35%

    Back Care/Manual Handling 35%

    Contractor Management 35%

    To find out more about the Occupational Safety & Health Forum, visit www.oshforum.co.uk


    Stuart O'Brien

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