The Importance of a Well-Trained Workforce

The Importance of a Well-Trained Workforce

The importance of a well-trained workforce has long been established. Days lost through absences due to sickness and/or injuries that originate in the workplace are a nightmare for any employer; evidenced in a decrease in productivity and a lessening of staff morale....
SME OF THE YEAR – CORK BUSINESS AWARDS 2018

SME OF THE YEAR – CORK BUSINESS AWARDS 2018

We are delighted to have been chosen as SME of the Year at the Cork Business Awards 2018 earlier this month. Finding out that we had been nominated for the award a few weeks before and then going on to win the award at the glittering ceremony held at the Clayton...
Safety First on the Construction Site

Safety First on the Construction Site

In conjunction with Construction Safety Week 2018, this month’s blog is focused on the importance of putting safety first on the construction site. Construction sites are by their very nature, dangerous places. Several different tasks may be taking place at the same...
Ergonomics in the Workplace

Ergonomics in the Workplace

When did you last consider ergonomics in the workplace? Is it a safe working environment for your employees? The goal of ergonomics in the workplace is to allow the worker to reach maximum productivity with minimal impact on their health. Any activity that requires a...
A Healthy Workplace for all Ages

A Healthy Workplace for all Ages

As the retirement age all across Europe is being raised, many workers face longer working lives. We need to create a healthy workplace for all ages. By 2030 it is estimated that more than 30% of the workforce will be in the 55-64 age range. These workers present...