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Common Lift Problems: Issues to Look Out For

April 11, 2024

Have you ever been stuck in a lift or waited ages for one to arrive? Lifts are great when they work, but they can run into problems, and as you would expect, there are some pretty strict regulations regarding lift maintenance and repair. Like anything mechanical, lifts aren’t designed to work forever, and they need a level of care and attention to keep functioning.

Here are some common lift problems that you might run into, as well as their potential causes and ways to repair them (or avoid them altogether).

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Top Commercial Air Source Heat Pump Manufacturers in the UK

April 3, 2024

In this guide, we’re looking at the top commercial air source heat pump manufacturers you might come across in the UK. The world is gradually becoming more sustainable. In the search for greener heating solutions, air source heat pumps have emerged as a frontrunner in the heating sector. They’re already used widely across Europe and beyond, where they are more prevalent than in the UK.

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Commercial Plumbing vs Domestic Plumbing – The Differences

March 27, 2024

Plumbing is a fundamental aspect of any modern building, whether it’s a home or a commercial establishment.

When you need to call a plumber, how do you know whether you need commercial plumbing vs domestic plumbing? What is the difference between the two? It is easy to assume they are the same as they share some of the same basic principles, but there are specific commercial plumbers that non-residential properties may need.

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Dry Riser Regulations – What is Required in the UK?

March 21, 2024

When it comes to fire safety, few systems are as vital as dry risers, particularly in high-rise buildings where the threat of fire presents significant challenges. Dry riser regulations help to make sure that there is a framework for maintenance and dry riser installation to try and keep people as safe as possible.

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What to Do If You Suspect Asbestos at Your Workplace

March 13, 2024

Asbestos is one of the tragic tales of our time. Once widely used in construction for its fire-resistant and insulating properties, it is now recognised as a severe health hazard. Exposure to asbestos fibres can lead to serious health conditions, including lung cancer, mesothelioma, and asbestosis. 

If you suspect asbestos at your workplace or commercial premises, it’s crucial to take immediate action to protect the health and safety of everyone on the premises. It is also crucial that you do not do any investigative work yourself. Leave the area well alone. So what do you do in this scenario?

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Entrance Control – How to Control Who Accesses Your Premises

March 7, 2024

Security is a top priority for businesses of all sizes. Whether you run a small office or manage a large commercial complex, controlling who accesses your premises is essential for maintaining the safety and security of your employees, assets, and sensitive information.

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Commercial Food Waste Disposal: A Guide

February 29, 2024

In the world of commercial food establishments, from restaurants to supermarkets, the issue of food waste can be confusing, so how do businesses deal with their commercial food waste disposal needs?

With sustainability and environmental consciousness on the rise, it’s imperative for businesses to understand and adhere to government guidelines regarding the proper disposal of food waste (as well as other types of waste). In this blog post, we’ll delve into the details of commercial food disposal, explore government regulations, and highlight best practices for responsible waste management.

The Environmental Protection Act 1990 makes businesses responsible for the waste they produce. As such, business owners are responsible for ensuring it is disposed of correctly.

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What is Covered Under LOLER Regulations?

February 22, 2024

Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations, commonly known as LOLER, play a pivotal role in maintaining safety standards across various industries. These regulations have been in their current guise since 1998, and are designed to ensure the safe use of lifting equipment and protect workers from the risks associated with lifting operations. In this blog post, we’ll explore what LOLER regulations cover and why they are essential for workplace safety.

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Car Park Safety: A Vital Consideration for Your Business

February 16, 2024

Car parks are essential facilities for businesses across the country, especially those that are outside of city centres. They give convenience for employees, customers, and visitors alike. However, with the convenience comes the responsibility of ensuring car park safety within these spaces.

From preventing accidents to deterring criminal activities, maintaining a secure car park environment should be a top priority for a lot of businesses. In this blog post, we delve into some crucial measures businesses can take to enhance car park safety.

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