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Whitepaper addresses key areas of risk FMs need to be aware of ?>

Whitepaper addresses key areas of risk FMs need to be aware of

In recent years, the FM industry has extended its remit to take a more proactive role across a broader spectrum of activities. This has resulted in a wide range of risks that facilities managers need to be aware of, including contractor management, fire safety and workplace accidents. Poor standards or inadequate health and safety procedures could have significant implications and could reflect badly on the person who holds the responsibility for planning and managing the site, the business and any…

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Spotlight shines on LED road stud scheme ?>

Spotlight shines on LED road stud scheme

A route safety scheme which uses SolarLite Active LED Road Studs to “revolutionise” safety on a major trunk road through Scotland has been shortlisted for a national transport industry award. Clearview Intelligence, in partnership with Transport Scotland, Amey and Edinburgh Napier University, has been named as a finalist in the ‘Road Safety, Traffic Management and Enforcement’ category at the National Transport Awards. It follows the installation of 4,100 SolarLite Active Road Studs along 14 miles of Scotland’s A1 between Dunbar…

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Supra UK receives trading standards accreditation ?>

Supra UK receives trading standards accreditation

Specialists in independent living and security solutions, Supra UK Ltd trading as The Key Safe Company, has been recognised as an approved member of Trading Standards’ Buy With Confidence scheme. The scheme, which was created in response to concerns about rogue traders, has strict test criteria, which businesses have to pass in order to be awarded the prestigious standard. Buy With Confidence is the largest scheme of its kind nationally and Supra UK underwent a range of tailored background checks,…

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Nortech’s uPASS Target monitors traffic flow at St Jame’s Market ?>

Nortech’s uPASS Target monitors traffic flow at St Jame’s Market

People and vehicle access control specialist Nortech has recently seen St James’ Market in central London update and improve access to its site using Nedap’s uPASS Target system. Supplied by Nortech, Nedap’s uPASS Target was installed by leading supplier of integrated security systems Total Support Services (Security) Ltd, which was selected to supply the robust solution for long-range identification to its recently installed security gates at the market. Total Support Services (Security) Ltd, TSS, which designs and engineers its own…

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Top trends set to disrupt the education space ?>

Top trends set to disrupt the education space

Sodexo has released its 2018 Sodexo University Trends Report: Five Trends Set to Impact the Student Journey and Campus. Drawing on insight from a panel of leading higher education experts as well as Sodexo’s experience providing services to 700 universities globally, it delivers key trends shaping the student journey and the campus experience, and how universities can and should be responding. This year’s report focuses on five interrelated topics, with a core focus on the changing role of universities, and…

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It’s time to gear up for changeable weather – with Snickers Workwear ?>

It’s time to gear up for changeable weather – with Snickers Workwear

NEW stretch garments and body-mapping layers deliver extreme working comfort and protection –whatever the weather. It’s hard work on site when the weather starts to get worse in the autumn. That’s why Snickers Workwear continues to improve its working clothes with brand new weatherproof stretch Trousers and Jackets. With great fit and superb value for money – they’ll be first choice for outside work that demands maximum comfort, mobility and protection. The new and extended range of AllroundWork and FlexiWork…

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BIFM Awards 2018: And the winners are… ?>

BIFM Awards 2018: And the winners are…

Last night (15 October) saw the FM industry come together at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London for the 18th annual British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) Awards 2018. The Awards celebrate the profession’s finest, honouring those whose outstanding work has driven innovation and achieved exceptional results in the organisations they work; benchmarking excellence and inspiring others across the industry. Thirteen winners were revealed from forty-six finalists at a sparkling ceremony in front of an audience of over a thousand workplace and…

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BIFM Awards: Winners bringing innovation ?>

BIFM Awards: Winners bringing innovation

The BIFM Awards last night celebrated the industry’s finest, devoting its accolades across three core categories: People, Impact and Innovation the last of which was further divided into awards for innovation in products and services, technology and systems, and professional development. Source: Fm-world