Soaring temperatures are expected to reach an unprecedented 40C in large parts of England next week
‘Seen Something, Say Something’ Adult Support & Protection
““Adult protection is everyone’s business and every member of our community is due our consideration and protection. ” John Paterson
Home and Dry: Reducing the Risk of Capsizing
“Your catch is worthless if you are not coming home with it.” Derek Cardno, Marine Safety and Training Officer at the Scottish Fishermen’s Federation
Talk PANTS: Keeping Children Safe
Talk PANTS helps children understand that their body belongs to them, and they should tell someone they trust if anything makes them feel upset or worried.
Funding Safety At Sea For Our Fishing Sector
The Scottish Government has announced funding for 100 new on-board defibrillators and a range of life-saving training opportunities for fishing vessels.
Improving Safety For Farmers
Researchers from the University of Aberdeen have teamed up with industry partners, KURA Human Factors to develop a training course designed specifically for farmers with the aim to reduce the rate of accidents.
Home and Dry : Preventing Man Overboard Fatalities in our Fishing Industry
A new campaign on man overboard prevention has launched in a bid to make the commercial fishing industry in Scotland safer.
Fears of Spiralling Costs Haunts HIAL’s Remote Towers Project
Spiralling costs, the safety of using untested technology and the impact on local communities of the loss of well paid jobs were the three main themes to come out yesterday’s Scottish Parliament committee which was looking into HIAL’s Remote Towers Project.
Vets Back Recommendations on Limiting Fireworks Use & Sale
““The report’s recommendations are a welcome step towards positive and much-needed change in fireworks controls in Scotland.”
“This is a story about fireworks.”