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fire emergency evacuation plan

February 14, 2018

The importance of FEPs

Here at Shield Safety Group, we believe in making Fire Safety simple as we have already shown you in previous blogs The importance of Fire Risk Assessments and 5 handy tips for managing Fire Safety (amongst others). Tip 4 out of ‘5 handy tips’, gave a short overview on planning and practicing for a fire. […]

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The Last Straw

February 5, 2018

The Last Straw

Drinking straws are thought to have been in existence for over 5000 years. Eating Utensils reports that archaeologists who uncovered ruins of Sumerian cities and tombs found straws made from gold and the precious stone lapis lazuli. It is thought that these relics signify earlier versions of the instrument were used even further back than […]

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wooden boards

January 25, 2018

You’ve been served

When Birmingham restaurant, Ibrahim’s Grill and Steak House in Acocks Green was served up a £50,000 fine for using unhygienic wooden boards, the food industry had to stop and think about how they’re serving food. Wooden boards used in place of plates has grown in popularity over recent years, and this in itself is not […]

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musculoskeletal disease

January 18, 2018

Shine a light on: work-related musculoskeletal disorders

In our blog, Shine a light on: work-related lung disease, we focused on just one of the objectives of the Health and Safety Executive’s ‘Go Home Healthy Campaign’ which is championing workers’ rights to go home healthy from work. This time, we shine a light on musculoskeletal disorders which, up until last year, have consistently […]

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SME SaaS Toolkit

January 11, 2018

The SME SaaS Toolkit

We took you through the considerable benefits of using a  Software as a Service (SaaS) solution in our blog Benefits of using a SaaS solution – so that’s the ‘why use SaaS’ covered. Now, onto the ‘what SaaS to use’. Whether you’re just starting out as a new SME business owner, or looking to make […]

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