Teenagers are being encouraged to register their interest in taking part in a cyber security schools programme being rolled out as part of plans to help the nation address the risk of a future skills shortage – with the government recently launching a new website where students, teachers and industryRead More
IT Security vacancies increased by 6.2% during the year ending 30 April 2017, according to the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo).
There was strong demand for IT Security staff from the Accountancy (40%), Retail and Education sectors, all of whom hold huge amounts of sensitive data. While the largest industryRead More
The Royal Academy of Engineering has opened the new Taylor Centre, a space for the Academy’s Enterprise Hub, which supports entrepreneurs, and which is named after one of Britain’s most successful engineers, Dr John C Taylor OBE.
Dr Taylor, who is a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering (FREng) made hisRead More
Since 2009 over 10,000 aircraft in the UK alone have been targeted by hand held laser attacks. The reckless targeting of aircraft poses a significant and growing threat to aviation safety. However it is often difficult to obtain evidence to secure a conviction and existing laser detection equipment is veryRead More
Famous for producing the most commercially alluring of sporty models, Ford is on a grey track with its much uprated Fiesta, which Iain Robertson believes to provide the ultimate fun, as long as you can afford it!
To be fair to Ford, it calls its Petrel Grey, Storm, with partial deferenceRead More
As the UK market is coming to terms with the outcome of the referendum, entrepreneurs and business owners convene at this year’s Fast Forward your Business (FFYB) event in London in September to learn about post-Brexit business strategies and the top 10 global trends to impact UK businesses in the years to come. FromRead More
Business Secretary Sajid Javid has yesterday (13 July 2016) announced that government and industry have committed to providing almost £365 million of funding for new aerospace technologies, further enhancing the UK’s reputation as a world leading aircraft design and manufacturing hub.
The news, timed to coincide with this week’s Farnborough Air Show, builds onRead More
I recently had the enormous pleasure of witnessing the ground-breaking theatrical adaptation of War Horse at the New London Theatre – where the mind-bending talents of what must be the world’s greatest puppeteers brought man-made equine carcasses to life before my very eyes.
Walking on to an empty stage, 3 puppeteersRead More
Throughout our career and in fact in our daily lives, Safety Professionals hear things that make them shiver to the bone!
Things you really DO NOT want to hear in your organisation:
They must be safe – they haven’t crashed!
Why are we trying to change something that isn’t broken?
But we’ve always done