Insight blog

The New Roads and Streetworks Act - Cutting disruption on the roads

The value of streetworks in the UK shouldn’t be underestimated. They keep our country’s roads safe, our traffic flowing and maintaining the supply of our basic living essentials, such as gas,...
21 March 2016

Do your managers actually have management skills?

We’ve all seen it happen – a colleague who is good at their job gets promoted into a management role, only to struggle because their management and people skills are not up to scratch. Although many...
10 March 2016

Utilities industry needs to meet smart metering skills shortage head on

With smart meters due to be installed in every home by 2020, the number of meter installers in the UK will need to double but where will all these new engineers come from?
07 March 2016

Be aware: Health & Safety breaches could mean heavy fines - even jail!

Tougher penalties are planned for organisations and individuals who breach health and safety laws. These may include heavy fines and long jail terms.
03 March 2016

Legionella, 10 important things you should know

If you are a landlord, employer or someone in control of premises, it is important that you understand and mitigate the risks associated with Legionnaire's Disease. You are responsible for the health...
26 February 2016