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IOSH Managing Safely Web-based E-learning Course

IOSH Managing Safely is a nationally recognised health and safety qualification and has become a standard minimum requirement by many employers.

The E-learning version is an ideal option for busy managers and supervisors who wish to gain this qualification and who may find attending the four day classroom training session difficult. Trainees can take the course at their own pace and in bite size sessions that suit their schedule.

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AWB Charlesworth Solicitors and Pearson Associates prepare for second Charity Golf Day in support of Martin House Hospice

Following the success of last year’s Charity Golf Day at Skipton Golf course, local law firm AWB Charlesworth Solicitors of Keighley and Skipton, have once again joined with fellow Skipton-based company Pearson and Associates for another fundraising drive.

The second joint charity golf day will be held on Friday 26th June at Keighley Golf Club. Between them they hope to raise more than last years’ total of £2644 and are encouraging other local businesses to join in and show their support for the charity.

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Is Your Website Legal?

Over the years the internet has made it easier for consumers to buy goods and services online, saving time, money and increasing accessibility with a wider variety of choice. For businesses this sees the opportunity not only to attract more potential customers but also save money from start -up costs and reducing overheads. For most businesses the importance of having an online presence is key to success.

With internet use and e-commerce becoming part of everyday lives, the growth in new websites and online sales show no signs of slowing down. With this however comes increased risk to both consumers and businesses such as the distribution of personal consumer data, bank details, online fraud and the misselling of goods.

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