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R200

March 28, 2018

R200 UK Study Tour and Conference 2018

Wednesday 21st March saw a who’s who of the restaurant industry descend upon Liverpool’s unique Camp and Furnace. Whilst perhaps better known as a music venue and home to quirky nights including Bongos Bingo and Ya Nan’s Big Quiz & Singalong, the warehouse space was transformed into a conference venue for the first R200 event […]

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Tesco

March 22, 2018

Tesco partners with Shield Safety Group

Shield Safety Group is extremely excited to announce a new working partnership with Tesco. We have partnered with the multi-site retailer giant to conduct store audits across their 3000 site-strong estate, securing the UK’s largest audit contract. Food Safety, Health & Safety & Regulatory audits will be conducted by our team of Environmental Health Practitioners […]

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Geoffrey Podger

March 19, 2018

Geoffrey Podger joins Shield Safety Group

Shield Safety Group has appointed another industry heavyweight to join their Strategic Advisory Board. Geoffrey Podger CB joins Sterling Crew and John Barnes as an esteemed Strategic Advisor bringing invaluable expertise across regulation to the company. Geoffrey joins us following an extensive public service career in high profile public protection and regulatory issues. He has […]

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Sentencing Guidelines

March 15, 2018

John Barnes on Sentencing Guidelines

February 2018 marked the 2nd anniversary of the new Sentencing Guidelines for food safety and hygiene offences. We asked John Barnes, our Strategic Advisor and former FSA Head of Local Delivery for his view on the Guidelines and what they mean for food businesses Why were the Guidelines needed? In essence, the Guidelines are to […]

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work-related stress

March 6, 2018

Shine a light on: work-related stress

The HSE’s Go Home Healthy campaign, was launched at the HSE annual conference on 18 September 2017, it represents an overall goal to improve working conditions. This in turn protects workers’ health, enabling everyone to go home healthy from work. So far, to show our support for the campaign, we’ve covered two out of three […]

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