Health & Safety articles


Shaping Tomorrow: Abena aims to revolutionise continence care

Shaping Tomorrow: Abena aims to revolutionise continence care

Abena and wearable sensor specialist MediSens are targeting the UK care home market with a revolutionary continence aid product.

Bupa pilots Sentimoto wellbeing app

A smart phone app that provides real-time monitoring of physical activity, sleep and social activity has been successfully piloted by Bupa.
Pivotell director Nicky Green (right) with BioCote's Guy Charteris and the new antimicrobial pill dispenser.

New bacteria resistant pill dispensers launched

New Pivotell pill dispensers now incorporate coating technology designed reduce the risk of infection.

Detergent manufacturer aims to be care homes No:1

Detergent manufacturer RP Adam Ltd (Arpal Group) is targeting the UK care home sector growth with a £2.75m investment.
GIPskins inventor and director Charise Mullings

GIPskins PPE offers protective antimicrobial arm sleeves for health care workers

Protective arm wear developed by GIPskins offers a win-win solution to carers, residents and care home providers.

Australian flu warning for care homes

Infection control specialist, Cairn Care, has launched a factsheet on influenza to help care homes prepare effectively for the threat of this highly infectious viral illness.

Nursing Hygiene Group (NHG) and Clinicare Supplies announce merger  

Representatives from Nursing Hygiene Group (NHG) and Clinicare Supplies announced this week that the two companies are merging, with change of ownership effective as of end of October.

Dechoker UK to debut at Care Show

Dechoker UK are showcasing their new DECHOKER product at this year’s Care Show 2017.
Ruth lee

Manikin trainer helps puts staff and resident safety first

Specialist manikin trainer Ruth Lee shares how it can help you attain the best possible CQC rating.
Aneurin (right) receives his award

Hallmark scoops health & safety award

Aneurin Brown, Head of Health & Safety & Estates at Hallmark Care Homes, has been honoured at the National Association for Safety and Health in Care Services (NASHiCS) Safety in Care Awards.