March 04, 2021

The last 12 months have been crazy for everybody. Here at Safety Apps Ltd we have used the time wisely though. You may not be aware but Risk Assessor was originally created to be used by our Cambridge signage business Bigprinting for their own signage risk assessments.

Upon launching it gathered hundreds of downloads instantly and things just didn't slow down. The Safety Apps team have used this strange time as an opportunity to build so...

May 28, 2020

Since the announcement from Prime Minister Boris Johnson that anyone who cannot do their job at home should be "actively encouraged" to return to work, employers have taken note.

To help businesses navigate the many challenges of returning to work and to create safe workplaces for operating, The UK Government has set out some important guidelines for working safely during COVID-19.

March 02, 2020

Incident reporting as the name suggests is the process of recording and reporting incidents, accidents, near misses, and ill-health in the workplace.

If you are an employer, then it's important to be aware that the HSE (Health and Safety Executive) state you must keep an accident book and record an over-three-day injury. There must be a sufficient record for the purposes of RIDDOR according to the HSE.

Why do I need to record incidents?

In short, incidents, accidents, n...

March 02, 2020

Here at Risk Assessor, we're continually looking at ways to enhance and further improve our safety software. In fact, we're now delighted to announce our latest new features GPS and weather!


With our GPS feature, you'll be able to pinpoint the exact location of where any safety assessment is undertaken. This means that you will also be able to conveniently search for assessments by location too. This is particula...

October 09, 2019

Risk Assessment isn't just vital to ensuring you're taking every step possible to keep you and your peers safe at work, it can also win you work.

Not everybody takes it as seriously as they should, and that's why the ones that do, stand out.

Whether you're using a risk assessment template or creating your own on our system, you're fulfilling a legal requirement and making sure the work you're going to be doing, has as little risk as possible.

While it's likely that many w...

September 26, 2019

Whether you are looking to create a risk assessment for the first time, or just simply want to brush up on the steps involved, either way you're in the right place!

Our short guide sets out to answer some of the most popular risk assessment related questions, to help you understand what is required, and even the steps to create an assessment.

What is a risk assessment?

A risk assessment is an examination of a workplace environment where given tasks are undertaken. In s...

September 12, 2019

Whether you are looking to create a risk assessment for the first time, or just simply want to brush up on the steps involved, either way you're in the right place!

Our easy to follow guide will help you to understand what a risk assessment is and highlight the five steps that you should follow when creating one, as outlined by the HSE (Health and Safety Executive).

Before we dive in to the ...

April 12, 2018

Risk Assessor has been a runaway success since it’s launch. If there’s one thing that really propelled us though, it would be the power of data our customers instantly collect. Our PHP driven system has provided hundreds of companies important safety data at the click of a button. It’s this kind of data that traditionally would have been outdated by the time it had been collected.

We never like standing still at Safety Apps Ltd. Amongst many ongoing projects...

April 12, 2018

Another module we’re excited about for 2018 - Task Manager. Our product has been commended for it’s ease of use and general formatting of the risk assessment, and now we’ve decided to take it a step further. Now when you’re creating an assessment, you’ll not only be able to add Additional Control Measures Required , but you’ll be able to allocate them to somebody, set a deadline and keep an eye on the progress. Intended for use with Safety ...

April 12, 2018

Who are Aecom? AECOM are a global network of experts working with clients, communities and colleagues to develop and implement innovative solutions to the world’s most complex challenges. 

• ~US$17.4 billion of revenue during fiscal year 2016 

• Ranked #1 in Engineering News Record‘s “Top 500 Design Firms” for 8th consecutive year 

• Named one of Fortune magazine’s “...

April 12, 2018

Who are Doncaster?

The Doncasters Group is a leading international manufacturer of high-precision alloy components which are designed to operate in the most demanding of conditions.

With over 240 years of experience, this fast-growing group is constantly developing its broad range of products and processes to best serve the aerospace, industrial gas turbine, specialist automotive, petrochemical, construction, industrial and transportation market...