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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.
TSA National Conference
TSA's National Conference is back for another year with an engaging agenda focussed on Health & Safety and Sustainability
SA 8000 Ethical Trading
Ethical Trading certificate, SA 8000, was put on hold for new entrants in Pakistan for various reasons but it is now available again.
the Home Office has commissioned a cost benefit analysis of European migration to th
Circular Economy Opportunity
Circular Economy is a hot topic at the moment. One clever individual has come up with a concept to recycle lint from industrial laundry dryers! Check out the idea below and contact Daniel if you want to earn some revenue from your waste product.
A landmark decision by the Supreme Court this morning has ruled that employment tribunal fees are unlawful.
Member Spotlight: Ruth Mitchell
Ruth Mitchell is currently Route Optimisation Planner at Berendsen Hospitality.
Berendsen Cut Fleet Emissions
Berendsen has cut carbon emission by more than 2,000 tonnes and reinforced its commitment to driver safety with an integrated telematics and fleet camera solution.
As you may be aware, Monday 19th June saw the annual State Opening of Parliament with the Queen delivering her speech
TSA Comment: General Election
It was another extraordinary night in British Politics
CEO May Blog
My March Blog seems such a long time ago – both temporally and politically!
TSA Board Member finalist in EY Entrepreneur of the Year
TSA Board Member and CLEAN’s CEO Jason Miller is a finalist in EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 award
Both trade press within the industry run Awards events to provide recognition to industry leaders.
The European PPE Directives will be changing in April 2018.
Five Year Strategy
After detailed consultation with membership and industry over the last nine months, Philip Wright, our Chief Executive has now collated and written the five-year forward strategy for the Association and industry.
Gender Pay Gap Law
If you employ more than 250 people, you fall into the new Gender Pay Gap law