Businesses and organisations across the UK are under pressure to implement commitments and actions to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. But, to truly commit to a carbon-neutral (or even a carbon-negative) future, cutting down on emissions is not enough. Matthew Margetts, Director of Sales and Marketing at Smarter Technologies explains why technologies for energy reuse are beginning to receive a lot of attention from governments and other stakeholders.
Most companies (68%) have experienced an incident involving a lone worker in the past three years, with a fifth of these incidents described as severe or very severe, according to research from lone worker solution, StaySafe. In addition, nearly a quarter of staff feel unsafe at least once a year.
There are two main areas where people suffer most: upper back and lower back. Poor posture, working at a desk for long periods, ongoing stress, or repetitive strain can affect the upper back, shoulders, and neck.