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Sunday, 17 February

News
Living, Working, Breathing - 18 Million Face Unsafe Levels Of Pollution

Nearly 18 million NHS patients live, work and visit their GPs in English areas which breach pollution limits new figures show. That's 7.5 million NHS patients in...

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The Built Environment - It's A Game For Brum Students

Students hoping to roll the dice on a career in the built environment are being given a helping hand to climb the career ladder, after a new board game was created to...

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Data Breaches & Financial Risk - 5 Reasons For Cyber Insurance

Despite the rising cost of data breaches, most organisations are unprepared to deal with the financial and reputational repercussions, writes Joe...

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Consumer Grade Apps Are A Business Security Risk

32% of organisations use consumer grade Apps such as WhatsApp, SMS and Skype for business communications. Over two thirds use these Apps regularly every day and over a...

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The Peril Of The New Romantics

With more and more people using dating Apps to find love (whether it be the week Valentine's Day falls or not) and doing so utilising company devices, the potential...

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Hospital Stays Open Despite Major Arson Blaze At Adjacent Facility

University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS FT has confirmed the Sir Robert Peel Community Hospital was not forced to close as a result of a major suspected arson blaze...

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How FMs Can Harness The Power Of AI

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Be The Bolder You - Take The Rewards & Attitudes Survey

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Ringley Confidence As Winter Blows In

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Vocation Frustration Leading To Office Exodus

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Technology
Data Centre & Cloud & Cyber Security Expo - March 12-13

Data Centre World will welcome tens of thousands of Data Centre professionals at London's ExCel on March 12-13 with a huge number of them being those responsible for...

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Environment & Sustainability
Floodex Irrigex Show – Peterborough Arena

IRRIGEX, the event for the UK irrigation industry will run alongside FLOODEX. The event is at Peterborough Arena, East of England Showground on February 27-28. 70% of...

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Facilities Management
Elimination Confusion And Aiming For Inclusion

Sodexo is opening the minds of directors to disability inclusion while other FM companies are employing technology and standards to make their work a little more...

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Safety & Health
School Children Avoid Scaffolding Collapse

A scaffolding company has been fined after scaffolding it had erected collapsed onto a neighbouring primary school. Cardiff Magistrates’ Court heard Swain...

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Cleaning, Hygiene & Washroom
Are Mission-critical Environments Just A Zinc Whisker Away From Disaster?

Data centres are hidden, sleeping giants that are critical to the operation of many businesses, writes Jenna Bluedorn. However, in this digital age, the mission-critical...

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People
Technology & AI - A Driver In Talent Retention

The rise of new automated processes has distinctly changed the way that talent acquisition, pre-employment screening, employee engagement and workforce management is...

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Education & Training
Think Dethunked - IWFM Conference Replaces Stalwart

ThinkFM, that stalwart of the FM industry conference calendar is no more. The Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management has announced a national summit operating...

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Products & Projects
Hot Water - Off Grid

Rinnai condensing hot water heater units using LPG are said to deliver lower carbon emission figures, greater energy efficiencies and are more economic to run than other...

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Building, Refurbishment & Fit-Out
Minimal-Modernists Go For Modular Mode

When Vitsoe, makers of minimal-modernist furniture, decided to build a new HQ and factory in Royal Leamington Spa Velux modular skylights were incorporated. Typically...

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Property
Malaysia Money For Battersea Bonanza

The Permodalan Nasional Berhad and The Employees Provident Fund Board of Malaysia will be acquiring the commercial assets within Phase 2 of the Battersea Power Station...

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Energy
CEMEX Moves To 100% Renewable Electricity

CEMEX, a building materials supplier, working in partnership with energy, services and regeneration group ENGIE, will now be provided with 100% renewable electricity to...

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Fleet & Transportation
3.1% On Rail Fares As TfL Faces Big Freeze

Transport for London fares will be frozen for a third year in a row and a weekly Oyster maximum will be launched - but rail fares for getting around the country and in to...

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Workplace & Wellbeing
Compact Water Softener Grabs Build It Award

Kinetico has bagged best Plumbing or Draining Product at the Build It Magazine Awards 2018 with its Kinetico Premier Compact Water Softener. Said Mark Nepsted from...

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Security, Fire & Contingency Planning
Is The Tide Changing For Women In Security?

When Meghan Markle was made Duchess of Windsor, her decision to assign a female head of security received particularly close press attention. But the Duchess'...

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