July 2017

You might be surprised to hear that around 8 million people in the UK are classed as lone workers – that’s about a quarter of the entire workforce. Lone working is particularly prevalent in the social housing sector, from caretakers to housing officers and maintenance workers,...

Are you a lone worker? You may have previously thought that the answer to this question was a resounding ‘no’. You work in an office; in a school with colleagues teaching in the next room; you clean buildings with a group of other cleaners. Lone...