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Recruitment processes

March 29, 2017

Lengthy recruitment processes costing you candidates?

Research conducted by Glass Door revealed that on average, an interview process in the US lasts 22.9 days, and in the UK, an even lengthier, 28.9 days. Why does the process take so long? Understandably, you want to make sure you recruit the right person for the job. A bad hire is expensive business. Once you […]

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John Barnes on the latest FHRS updates

March 22, 2017

John Barnes on the latest FHRS updates

Can Local Authorities now charge catering businesses for food hygiene inspections? No. Local Authorities (LAs) cannot charge for routine hygiene inspections they carry out as part of their normal statutory duties. However, recently the Food Standards Agency (FSA) wrote to LAs informing them of changes to the Food Hygiene Rating Scheme Brand Standard, which now […]

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Manage Health & Safety

March 17, 2017

Handy tips to manage Health & Safety

Every business is required to provide a safe working environment for all employees and others who may be affected by the work under the Health & Safety at Work etc. Act. Statistics released by the HSE in July reported that 144 workers in Great Britain were killed in the workplace in 2015-2016, with an estimated […]

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Cedar Court

March 16, 2017

Shield Safety supports Cedar Court Hotels Oscars

Last week, Cedar Court Hotels, the largest independent hotel collection in Yorkshire, held their fourth annual staff awards. With around 200 attendees, staff came together to praise outstanding service throughout the last year. Shield Safety was kindly invited to attend the prestigious ceremony as a sponsor of the ‘Best Sales Person of the Year’ award. […]

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FRA+

March 8, 2017

Introducing… FRA+

Here at Shield Safety we are always looking for new products to bring to market that will support our clients in making safety simple. The latest addition to our wide portfolio is Fire Risk Assessment Plus (FRA+). What is FRA+? FRA+ is a brand new package created especially with low risk properties in mind, examples […]

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