One of the world's largest producers of adhesives for the construction industry has been fined £173,332, with the amount of costs to be agreed later, after a worker died when he was pinned against a forklift truck by a reversing lorry in Halesowen.Andrew Davies, 43 of Oldbury, died following the incident in the transport yard at Mapei UK's Steel Park Road ...
Engaged employees boost productivity, reduce absenteeism and perk up profits. Max Gosney finds out how Festo Training is using birds of prey to teach managers the magic formula for winning over their workforce
UK workers are less productive than their counterparts in Italy, Germany, France and the US, according to ONS figures. WM looked to salvage national pride and find out why by asking productivity experts and site managers.
Pop a couple more chestnuts on the fire and pour yourself a well-earned glass of mulled wine. It's going to be a very happy Christmas according to WM's annual business barometer, Manufacturing Outlook.
A recent study by the Institute of Leadership and Management as reported by Claire Churchard of the CIPD, highlighted how important good managers are to a contented workforce.
David Cameron tells us why his love for engineering is the real deal and how he'd react if one of his children decided to pursue a career in production rather than parliament
Company doctor Adrian Girling on the right medicine for British manufacturing.
Equipment tagging business Scafftag has launched the LOLER tag inspection system, which is permanently affixed to each forklift truck to enable immediate verification of the truck's maintenance status.
Safety equipment specialist Arco has secured exclusive distributor rights for Wolverine footwear in the UK.
Workwear supplier Dickies has launched a new range of PPE products which, it says, combine maximum protection with comfort.
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