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Government’s Apprentice Levy Scheme

Over a year ago, the Government made a commitment to radically overhaul the Apprenticeship offering and to create 3 million new Apprenticeships by 2020. It hasn’t actually said how it is going to do this but some detail has been forthcoming.Companies with a payroll of...

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Happy 16th Birthday Helmsman Services!

  A brief overview of where it all began:  Helmsman Services was formed by the directors, Tony and Lindsey Willson whose backgrounds were as Personal Development and IT trainers. In 1997, when working with a national house-builder as their Investors in People Adviser,...

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An unwanted goodbye to Dame Judith

I’ll miss HSE’s Chair, Dame Judith Hackett, who has left after 8½ years during which time, in my opinion, she has successfully made an impression on the health and safety industry and the general public.  Her attitude that health and safety should not be just a paper...

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Health & Safety Advice for Businesses

  Your organisation needs to take reasonable preventive steps to ensure the Health and Safety of workers. The health and safety law in general applies to all business. Its provisions which are enlisted are very simple. The laws provide that the employer shall be...

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