Blog

June 14, 2018

Putting the cart before the horse?

An initial view of the Hackitt Review of Building Regulations Thursday 17 May was the day of publication of Dame Judith Hackitt’s Report “Building a Safer Future” commissioned in the wake of the Grenfell Tower disaster. One might have expected that it would have got a smooth ride both in Parliament and in the media […]

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client workshop

May 11, 2018

Our 1st Shield Safety Client Workshop

Thursday 26th April 2018 marked the inaugural client workshop, where we welcomed some of our hospitality clients to join us for the day at Shield Safety HQ. Some of our guests included Wright Brothers, Empire Cinemas, Star Pubs and Bars and our longest standing client Living Ventures to name a few. The workshop was hosted […]

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IoD North West Director of the Year 2018

May 8, 2018

Meet the IoD North West New Director of the Year 2018

The Institute of Directors (IoD) North West Director of the Year Awards 2018 took place on Thursday 3rd May in the beautiful setting of Manchester’s The Midland Hotel. The awards, hosted this year by TV’s Dan Walker, are a celebration of Leadership talent, success and achievement in the North West so Shield Safety were thrilled […]

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Regulating our Future

April 30, 2018

Whitepaper: John Barnes on Regulating our Future

High profile incidents at 2 Sisters and Russell Hume have led to some criticism of private assurance schemes and concerns that current FSA Regulating Our Future (ROF) proposals for regulators to make greater use of industry assurance in official controls will weaken UK food law enforcement. Additionally, a recent University of Sussex ‘Food Research Collaboration’ […]

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Brexit

April 23, 2018

Geoffrey Podger on Brexit

In the first of the series from our newest Strategic Advisor Geoffrey Podger, he shares his thoughts on the topic of Brexit. Where are we on Brexit? My apologies for starting this series of blogs by concentrating on Brexit. A recent Yougov opinion poll showed that the one thing that unites both Remainers and Brexiteers is […]

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