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The ultimate workplace hand-care system guide

A complete guide to selecting, installing and maintaining a fool proof skin care system in the workplace. Often our workplaces can expose us to scenarios that are especially damaging for our skin. From over washing our hands, to coming into contact with harmful irritants. On top of this, in the workplace we are often in… Read more »

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5 steps you must take to prevent work related skin diseases

Work related skin diseases, if left unattended, can cause all sorts of problems, negatively affect the productivity of staff and just be, well, painful. In any and all cases, the best cure is prevention. This is why installing an effective and cost efficient skincare and disease prevention programme is so vital. Skincare in the workplace… Read more »

A male industrial worker showing the palms of his hands covered in oil and chemical residue

The 5 most common workplace skin disorders

It’s next to impossible to avoid all skin problems in the workplace. This is especially true of the hands and forearms. The simple fact is we touch things. Everybody’s skin is different also, which means that what might work for some may not work with other people as their skin reacts differently to other chemicals.… Read more »

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Is your soap killing workplace productivity?

Whether we like it or not, it is necessary to regularly clean and take care of our hands with soap. Why? Let’s start with the obvious. Good hand hygiene is probably the single best and simplest way to stop the spread of illness at work. Research shows that it’s not only sick days that cost… Read more »

Green graffiti on a brown wall

7 simple tricks for graffiti removal (without losing your sanity!)

Graffiti removal can be a nightmare. And removing it can be a strenuous and truly tedious process. You’ll need a good detergent, a tough wire brush and some handy rubber gloves, paired with some, often herculean, grit and determination. Removing graffiti paint from porous walls is even more of a challenge (sometimes nigh on impossible),… Read more »

Winter fleet maintenance; what your boss wants to know this winter

Fleet maintenance can be a complicated business. As well as ensuring your vehicles are safety compliant, they also need to keep running regardless of the weather. During the winter this can be a real challenge here in the UK, where temperatures and conditions are as unpredictable as the news. Whilst servicing and maintenance are standard… Read more »

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How London Keeps Moving in Icy Winter Weather

Dealing with winter is a costly and, at times, controversial problem in the UK. Especially when it falls on the public purse strings to ensure a good ongoing operation. When it comes to Transport for London, keeping the roads clear and a good Underground service running is crucial for the prosperity of the city. But… Read more »