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UKCA marking with BSI - the new product marking for Great Britain

The UKCA (UK Conformity Assessment) mark is the new UK product marking that will be required for certain products being placed on the market in Great Britain (England, Wales and Scotland). It covers most products that previously required the CE mark.

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York Handmade plays pivotal role in stunning Mayfair development

The award-winning York Handmade Brick Company has played a significant role in a stunning development in the heart of London’s West End.

The Easingwold-based firm, one of the leading independent brick-makers in the country, has supplied thousands of specially-manufactured bricks for the contemporary development in Mount Row, Mayfair – opposite the iconic Connaught Hotel.

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PASMA joins CSCS Partner Card Scheme

PASMA, the recognised authority in access towers, and CSCS, the leading card scheme for the UK construction industry, have teamed up to help managers check that anyone working with complex access towers is suitably qualified.

Starting in 2021, Access Tower Specialist cards issued by PASMA will carry the Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) logo, providing a familiar and reliable way for clients, employers and contractors to verify qualifications and training.

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Broker boosts healthcare division with new director appointment

Financial services broker, Midlands Asset Finance (MAF), has grown its healthcare division with the appointment of a new director.

Based in Derbyshire, Mark Lawson will enhance MAF’s coverage for healthcare businesses across the country, specialising in the pharmacy and dental markets.

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SHP Awards 2020 – deadline extended to Tuesday 3 November

The SHP Awards are an exciting annual opportunity to support and reward the very brightest and best of the UK’s health and safety community – and during the COVID-19 pandemic, the importance of celebrating achievement has become more important than ever.  

To give you enough time to enter or nominate a potential winner, the deadline has been extended to Tuesday 3 November.

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