Reasons for embracing Fairtrade

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‘Before you finish breakfast in the morning, you’ve depended on more than half the world’. That quote by Martin Luther King Jr is the inspiration for this year’s Fairtrade Fortnight which runs from 29 February to 13 March on the theme of the ‘Big Fairtrade Breakfast’.

Fire extinguishers – do you know your foam from your powder? Why getting it right could save lives

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When it comes to recommending the right fire extinguisher, knowing which type is best for which kind of fire is potentially life-saving. Although the number of fires in the UK has decreased significantly since smoke alarms became commonplace from the 1990s onwards, the fire services attended 212,500 fires in the home in Great Britain in… Read more »

Why we need to fear hand germs

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We might think that witches, zombies and werewolves are the scariest things we’ll have to deal with this Halloween, when actually something a little closer to home and work should be making us all run for cover.

Stay compliant with the law when driving in France

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Commuting in and around Europe, for either business or pleasure, is no new thing. France, specifically, sees around 17 million British nationals visiting the country each year (source: Foreign Office – https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/france). And as some new laws were introduced from 1 July 2015, we look at how carrying breathalysers can help drivers in France comply… Read more »