Whatever Happened to the game of Conkers?

The Greatest Health & Safety Myth of All When I was a child I couldn’t walk past a horse chestnut tree without throwing a stick at it. The game of conkers has lost it’s appeal – though it’s not down to Health & Safety. Some over-reactions have passed into health and safety folklore, and it’s … Continue reading Whatever Happened to the game of Conkers?

Spot the Hazard

What’s the biggest hazard when watching the football? Alcohol, opposition strikers, or violent cat? I say it’s the alcohol. If you’re a childminder and the Health & Safety inspector calls, make sure your booze is stored out of sight. When writing a Risk Assessment it would be prudent to mention your pets. If your furry … Continue reading Spot the Hazard