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CEO November Blog
After a very busy period, Chief Executive, Philip Wright, reflects on the meetings and project work.
TSA National Conference 2017
The roundup of a successful event, covering the agenda and highlights
Rewash or Reject - What is industry norm?
Rejects from the production line are inevitable but what is the industry norm?
Carbon Trust Industry Funding Scheme
Latest Industrial Energy Efficiency Accelerator (IEEA) programme offers £9.2M for innovative projects (assistance with capital funding) to achieve energy efficiency.
Economic Value of Textile Services
Revealed today in an exclusive report, commercial laundry services are one of the hidden engines driving the UK’s health, hospitality and manufacturing sectors. A cocktail of economic challenges may bring mega-sized laundrettes to a grinding halt, causing a detrimental impact on the UK economy.
Energy Intensive Industries Cost
Energy Intensive Industries (EII) Exemption – What it means for your Business!
National Conference 2017
New Appointment: JSG
Welcome to new Johnson Apparelmaster recruit, Michela Deegan, also supporting the apprenticeship work.
A great option to introduce young people to the industry and your company.
WCL Travelling Scholarship
DVSA earned recognition
A new way to meet driver and vehicle standards and reduce random inspections.
Theresa May's Speech
A summary of Theresa May's speech today from the Conservative Party Conference
Technical Boilerhouse Risk Assessment
BG01 has become recognised as industrial best practice for steam and hot water boilers and highlights the legal requirement to carry out a “Technical Boilerhouse Risk Assessment” under the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 (MHSWR)
Sector Interest Group delivers momentum
TSA's Sector Interest Group encouraged great momentum within TSA membership.
TSA Employment Trends Survey Announced
Continued access to new European employees remain essential to keep the NHS, tourism and UK manufacturing open for business.
Rules are changing for drivers
The driving hours for commercial vehicles must be adhered to or drivers will face heavy, backdated fines under new rules.
Textile Care Services Apprenticeship Approved
Institute of Apprenticeships have approved the development of an English Textile Care Services Apprenticeship. TSA and employers are now working in earnest to achieve a deliverable apprenticeship by May 2018.
TSA Member, Fishers Services, sponsors Scottish Thistle Awards
FISHING OUT THE BEST! Scottish Thistle Award winner toasts success with headline sponsor. An Aberdeen head housekeeper, who earlier this year won a top tourism award, has helped unveil the headline sponsor of this year’s Scottish Thistle Awards.