Top 5 Tips for Keeping Warm in the Workplace

1) Windproof and Waterproof Up In wind chill, people can cause up to 80% of heat loss. Outdoor workers should always have windproof and waterproof clothing to make sure they are keeping warm, but they also need to be breathable. 2) Hats! It is estimated that around...

Employee Engagement Post-Christmas Tips

As the festive season is over and New Year’s resolutions are beginning to fade, many employers in the UK are facing the problem of a demotivated workforce. With January and its blue Monday, as well as it being the longest amount of time in the year between pay...

The Christmas Pizza that Divided the Nation

So, have you had your Christmas dinner yet?... This year Asda has caused a debate by creating a Christmas dinner pizza for sale in selected stores. All for only £2.60, you can get a 10”, cheese-covered, festive delight with most of the trimmings. Topped with roast...

Millennials Rejoice as Stoneless Avocado Released by M&S

The Avocado You Never Knew You Needed Officially called a ‘cocktail avocado’, this new strangely-shaped avocado trend is soon to be sweeping the nation, as avocado-lovers find it easier than ever. Officially a fruit, and more specifically a berry, they are well-known...

Hyperloop – Branson’s Most Recent Investment

Hyperloop One Set to be “the world’s most revolutionary train service”, this project has the potential to get you from Edinburgh to London in just 50 minutes! Recent investment from Richard Branson this year has propelled its development and started a rebrand to...

PPE Laws and Regulations that Employers Need to Know

PPE is equipment that will protect employees from hazards in the workplace. For example, safety goggles, hi-vis jackets, hard hats and steel toe-cap boots. Some more specific equipment such as respiratory and hearing protection, have their own regulations. However,...

Safety Goggles | Where and Why to Wear

Eye protection is an essential part of PPE but is often passed off by workers an unnecessary hassle. In fact, it is estimated that 90% of eye injuries can be prevented through wearing verified protective eyewear. Some eye injuries at work can cause permanent vision...

First Aid Kits | An Employer’s Guide to Regulations

What You Need to Know Employers must comply with the Health and Safety Regulations 1981 which states you must provide employees with adequate and appropriate equipment, facilities and personnel to make sure that employees receive emergency care immediately if...

Misfits Boiler Suit | Halloween Fancy Dress

Did you know that GMTS supplied the orange boiler suits for popular channel 4 show Misfits? Despite not being aired for years, the Misfits fan base stays strong and repeats are still available on All4. Superpowers, strange storms, creepy storylines, and easy costumes...