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How apprenticeships are key to addressing the UK skills crisis

It is no secret that Britain is facing the biggest skills shortage for a generation. We’re in urgent need of skilled workers across all industries, particularly engineers, plumbers and builders....
26 October 2015

Dispelling the Negative Attitude Towards Health & Safety

Health & Safety (H&S) is an essential part of every business and industry, none moreso than the Construction, Gas and Energy industries. In these industries, real risks and hazards are a part of...
23 October 2015

7 Things you should know about Confined Spaces

Confined spaces are dangerous places.  They pose numerous potential hazards to those working in them and to rescue teams seeking to assist those encountering trouble. Here are 7 useful things you...
21 October 2015

That’s a wrap! The end of UK Construction Week – 5 talking points

This week’s UK Construction Week event promised to be the strongest trade event the building and construction industry had even seen and it didn’t disappoint! From Tuesday to Thursday of this week...
12 October 2015

Why communication skills are crucial to industry

We’re all customers at one point or another. And as customers, we’ve all had a bad experience with one company or another. It is practically impossible to forget that encounter once the negativity...
01 October 2015