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Semta makes apprenticeship levy plea to manufacturing sector

Semta has urged businesses in the advanced manufacturing and engineering sector across England not to miss out on the opportunities afforded by the new apprenticeship levy.

Annette Collins (pictured), head of Semta apprenticeship service, says that businesses need to make the most of the fundamental changes to skills funding that is arriving this ...
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Keeping guard

When it comes to machine safety, failure to adhere to regulations can be an expensive business, but compliance need not be such an onerous task, as Mark Venables explains

A quality guarantee?

Is your PPE conformant to all the current regulations? Chris Beck investigates a worrying trend for sub-standard equipment hitting the market

Battling the workplace winter blues

Neil Pickering, marketing & industry insights manager at Kronos

MAS had lost its way and had to go

Jeremy Old, consultant and author of Reinventing Management Thinking

Employment Law SOS

David Beswick of Eversheds on return to work request for injured employees and redundancy

Not all apprenticeships are equal

Heather Gallagher, Competence & Development Specialist at Atlas Copco UK & Ireland

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A partnership made at the top of the O2

Most suppliers of any product or service would like to describe their relationships with their customers as ‘partnerships’ but in reality, to most customers they are still regarded simply as the ‘supplier’.

Style and substance

Jon Marchant, global category manager at Dr Martens, explains why style and comfort have to be considered along with safety in today's protective footwear

The psychology barriers of using safety showers

Ivan Zytynski of Safety Shower People Ltd looks at the importance of - but also the taboos surrounding - the use of safety showers in manufacturing