The retail and banking industry is a major employer, employing over 6 million people. This retail sector covers distribution, warehousing, transport and general work in the retail stores.
Many retail and banking clients that we speak to mention similar areas of concern, problem areas that affect a whole range of different clients working in the same sector.
Several thousand injuries to the retail industry employees and customers are reported every year, and security, health and safety are the key areas that we are helping our many retail and banking clients manage accurately and effectively.
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Lloyds Banking Group
Info Exchange has worked with Lloyds Banking Group since 2009, providing a comprehensive suite of tailored, web based property and project management software solutions for over 5,000 business locations in the UK alone.
The Info Exchange solution includes a comprehensive project management portal where they record and report on project details, key milestones, gateways, risk and change control processes, actively engaging all their key suppliers. Lloyds Banking Group also maintains a group-wide design standards portal and document library.
See how Info Exchange helps manage the diverse risk profile of the retail industry
Ten common health and safety risks in retail
The retail industry is a major employer, employing around 3 million people. This sector covers distribution, warehousing, transport and general work in the retail stores.
Several thousand injuries to the retail industry employees and customers are reported every year with the single most common cause of major injury reported being slips and trips.
Take a look at what we consider to be the top ten most common health and safety risks in retail, along with some simple handy tips and guidance on the two most common risks – slips, trips and falls, and manual handling.