Potatoes, Storing Food Safely

Uncooked potatoes are best kept somewhere cool and dry, but don't keep them in the fridge. Putting potatoes in the fridge can increase the amount of sugar they contain, and lead to higher levels of a chemical called acrylamide when the potatoes are baked, fried or roasted at high temperatures. What is acrylamide? Acrylamide is [...]

By | 2018-02-16T17:14:54+00:00 February 16th, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Keeping Yourself Safe in the Winter Months

The snow, rain, cold weather has hidden hazards that we all need to be aware of when working, but it doesn’t have to stop us going about our daily business. Everyone just needs to know what the hazards might be, and how to overcome them. Accidents and injuries can happen as people tend to get [...]

By | 2018-01-22T20:25:00+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Uncategorised|0 Comments


  Faulty electrics could be responsible for ruining more than just Christmas this year. ‘Aesthetics are more important than safety’ It’ll come as no surprise that 90% of the 2,000 UK tenants and homeowners canvassed in a recent survey said they would be decorating their homes this Christmas. What’s more surprising is perhaps the fact [...]

By | 2017-12-12T22:07:23+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Health and Safety Statistics on the Move

The new HSE Statistics have just been released and Health and Safety in the workplace is making an impact, work place injuries are down on previous years.  With fatal injuries down from 144 to 137  this year, it just goes to show with the correct Health and Safety procedures and training in place, the work [...]

By | 2017-11-06T20:48:45+00:00 November 6th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Emergency First Aid at Work

Would you like to become a first aider? Does your workplace need a first aider? We at GRF Associates are running a one day Emergency First Aid at Work course, attending the course will give you the confidence and knowledge to aid someone in an emergency situation. Attending the course will....... Help Save Lives Increase [...]

By | 2017-10-10T19:32:38+01:00 October 10th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Health & Safety First for Harrogate Energy Supplier

GRF Associates has announced energy specialists CNG are the latest local firm to be awarded crucial Health and Safety qualifications for staff at their HarrogateHQ.   Following in the footsteps of other local businesses including Harrogate Spring Water, CNG commissioned GRF to help devise a Health and Safety Management system to future proof the growing team and ensure vital legislation was being correctly adhered to. [...]

By | 2017-10-03T18:32:29+01:00 October 3rd, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments

Reduce Time and Stress in your Business

Did you know 55% of Managers don't see conflict as their responsibility.  Baring in mind the risk of conflict can lead to time off with stress, lack of productivity and low staff morale, isn't it time to do something about it? GRF Associates now run a conflict management course which gives people confidence in dealing [...]

By | 2017-06-12T19:32:42+01:00 June 12th, 2017|Uncategorised|0 Comments