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Research reveals one in four serious injuries occur at work

New research into injury incidents in the UK has found that a shocking proportion of the population has suffered a severe injury at work within the last five years. The research into 1,000 adults across the UK, conducted by Fletchers Serious ...

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Data reveals 60% of people want to continue working from home post Covid-19

With many businesses across the globe forced to work remotely as a result of Covid-19, new data by Adzooma, suggests that this could be the new normal, killing the traditional office as we know it. In the UK, more than ...

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Office blueprint

Neil McLocklin, Head of Strategic Consultancy, Knight Frank on the development of a roadmap to how businesses can prepare to go back to the office Pro-longed working from home has been a challenge for many. There is an enormous desire ...

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SOCOTEC introduces new environmental swabbing method for COVID-19 detection

SOCOTEC, the UK’s leading provider of testing, inspection and compliance services, has introduced a new environmental swabbing procedure to determine the presence of SARS-CoV-2 (Coronavirus) on surfaces across a range of workplace environments. The new method has been adopted in ...

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Study finds lift transit chief concern among return to workplace protocols

As the UK’s workplaces gear up for a partial return to normality, major changes will be required to the way people transit through buildings. The most common fears surrounding a return to the office are commuting by public transport and ...

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BCO poll shows the office still remains popular with British workers

According to new a independent polling commissioned by the British Council for Offices (BCO) just one in five (20 per cent) UK adults plans primarily to work from home in the future, while only 16 per cent hope that working ...

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Getting ready for the new workplace norm

Author: Richard Guy, Country Sales Manager, Ergotron UK & Ireland With lockdown restrictions finally easing, many office workers who have been working from home are preparing to receive the call that they will soon resume working at desks they have ...

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Thinking outside the box

The ‘new normal’ workspace must nurture and champion the neurodiverse says David O’Coimin of www.Nookpod.com Business decision-makers can be forgiven for wanting to fast-forward to a time when we are free from the grip of the pandemic. With offices closed, ...

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Returning to work: CIPD sets out three key conditions

Businesses must meet three key tests before bringing their employees back into the workplace says UK Human Resources body, the CIPD. These are as follows: Is it essential? – If people can continue to work from home they must continue to ...

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IWFM research reveals many employees are anxious about returning to the office

According to a YouGov poll for the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management (IWFM) many office workers are concerned about going back to the office as lockdown measures begin to ease. The poll surveyed office workers across the country to ...

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