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HS Direct Podcast

Want to keep on top of the business must-knows – from trends and industry updates to legislation changes and best practice guidance in Health & Safety, HR & Employment Law? Introducing the HS Direct podcast!

Created for ambitious small business owners, our experts will help you keep ahead of the curve and ensure your business is operating safely and compliantly and in the best place possible to survive and thrive.

You can listen to our latest episodes below or follow us on Spotify. If you’ve got any topic suggestions, drop us an email at marketing@hsdirect.co.uk.

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Episode 2: Pregnancy must-knows: keep expectant mothers safe and supported at your business

Pregnancy in the workplace might cause some bumps – in more ways than one. But there’s no need to worry, because the HS Direct experts are here to help you make sure the pregnancy processes go as smoothly as they can for everyone involved.

Listen to our Head of Health & Safety Lee Mockridge and Director of Service Delivery & Employment Law Guy Woodcock as they take a deep dive into all the considerations you need to make, from maternity policies and expectant mother risk assessments to maternity pay and returning to work after birth.

Listen through the audio or video below, or here on our Spotify.

We’ve also got a FREE individual risk assessment for pregnant and expectant mothers, you can download here!

Episode 1: Beauty must-knows: new regulations and compliance considerations

You might already have an inkling that legislation surrounding cosmetic procedures in the UK is changing soon – but how much do you actually know?

Trim the red tape out of your Health & Safety and ensure your management systems are cutting it by listening to our free podcast.

Whether you work in hair, barbering, tattoo artistry, nails, aesthetics, or cosmetics (and everything in between!), our experts – Head of Health & Safety, Lee Mockridge and Beauty Business Manager, Charlotte Bates – cover the must-knows for beauty businesses to get regulation ready, common Health & Safety mistakes and how to avoid them, and available support from HS Direct.

Listen through the audio or video below, or here on our Spotify.