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Safety on the Job: Look after your workers and they’ll look after you

Safety on the Job: Look after your workers and they’ll look after you

08-October-2019
08-October-2019 14:23
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Safety on the Job: Look after your workers and they’ll look after you

  Under UK law, workplace health and safety (WHS) is mainly the employer’s responsibilit...

7 Energy Efficiency strategies in the home

7 Energy Efficiency strategies in the home

17-September-2019
17-September-2019 14:14
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7 Energy Efficiency strategies in the home

Building or refurbishing a home is not easy. At every stage of the process there are a multitude of ...

Be a Cool Customer: 7 key points to know when choosing your Air-conditioning system

Be a Cool Customer: 7 key points to know when choosing your Air-conditioning system

09-September-2019
09-September-2019 9:20
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Be a Cool Customer: 7 key points to know when choosing your Air-conditioning system

With summer now officially at an end, your business’s air conditioning system might now beenjo...

Building for the future

Building for the future

28-August-2019
28-August-2019 11:34
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Building for the future

Building for the future: 5 sustainable materials that are good for the planet. Straw Bales Forget...

We Didn’t Start the Fire! Testing your fire alarm systems

We Didn’t Start the Fire! Testing your fire alarm systems

21-August-2019
21-August-2019 11:57
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We Didn’t Start the Fire! Testing your fire alarm systems

Testing your fire alarm systems When it comes to the safety of your employees and business, fire al...

Stop the Shock: Periodic Electrical Inspections Explained

Stop the Shock: Periodic Electrical Inspections Explained

14-August-2019
14-August-2019 15:10
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Stop the Shock: Periodic Electrical Inspections Explained

      In the same way your car needs servicing to maintain its optimal performan...

Is Your Building Safe From Asbestos?

Is Your Building Safe From Asbestos?

26-July-2019
26-July-2019 9:57
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Is Your Building Safe From Asbestos?

  Is Your Building Safe from Asbestos?   In the 70s and 80s, asbestos was seen as a che...

Ace the PAT test

Ace the PAT test

16-July-2019
16-July-2019 10:54
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Ace the PAT test

Keeping your eye on your portable appliances Every workplace relies on a number of electrical appli...

Helping The Street Child Cricket World Cup

Helping The Street Child Cricket World Cup

14-May-2019
14-May-2019 11:07
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Helping The Street Child Cricket World Cup

On the 4th of May we were lucky enough to attend the finals of the Street Child Cricket World Cup (S...

What is the difference between a gas appliance service and a gas safety check?

What is the difference between a gas appliance service and a gas safety check?

29-April-2019
29-April-2019 10:12
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What is the difference between a gas appliance service and a gas safety check?

What is the difference between a gas appliance service and a gas safety check?   In the past ...

Is your Home Safe from Gas Leakage?

Is your Home Safe from Gas Leakage?

26-April-2019
26-April-2019 12:34
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Is your Home Safe from Gas Leakage?

Is your Home Safe from Gas Leakage?   The everyday modern household has an almost irreplaceab...

What is it like for Women in Facilities Management? An Interview with Terri Gillard

What is it like for Women in Facilities Management? An Interview with Terri Gillard

26-April-2019
26-April-2019 10:48
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What is it like for Women in Facilities Management? An Interview with Terri Gillard

What is it like for Women in Facilities Management? An Interview with Terri Gillard While the numbe...

The Importance of the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme

The Importance of the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme

21-February-2019
21-February-2019 14:16
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The Importance of the Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme

The government’s Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) is now fast approaching, with compli...

Is Your Emergency Lighting up to Scratch?

Is Your Emergency Lighting up to Scratch?

07-February-2019
07-February-2019 13:18
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Is Your Emergency Lighting up to Scratch?

In the event of an emergency, are you sure your building is completely safe? In the event of an emer...

Being Part of Something Bigger

Being Part of Something Bigger

29-January-2019
29-January-2019 12:12
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Being Part of Something Bigger

The team at Karsons has a culture of philanthropy, we find it important to remain grounded even when...

6 Clean Energy Developments from Around the World

6 Clean Energy Developments from Around the World

15-January-2019
15-January-2019 12:54
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6 Clean Energy Developments from Around the World

2018 showed that clean energy is becoming more the norm. We’re finally moving closer and close...

Happy Birthday to Karsons

Happy Birthday to Karsons

24-December-2018
24-December-2018 0:14
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Happy Birthday to Karsons

Today we celebrate the 8th year anniversary of Karsons Consulting. What started out as a humble &lsq...

Christmas with Karsons

Christmas with Karsons

19-December-2018
19-December-2018 11:04
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Christmas with Karsons

Perhaps one of the things that makes Karsons unique is the way we value teamwork. We like to celebra...

Tips For Managing and Maintaining a Critical Environment

Tips For Managing and Maintaining a Critical Environment

06-December-2018
06-December-2018 11:51
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Tips For Managing and Maintaining a Critical Environment

For owners and managers of commercial properties, it’s vital to build and manage a strategy fo...

Combined Heat and Power Systems and How They Can Help You

Combined Heat and Power Systems and How They Can Help You

06-November-2018
06-November-2018 13:42
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Combined Heat and Power Systems and How They Can Help You

Combined Heat and Power Systems and How They Can Help You   With 47% of carbon emissions bein...

How Often Should I Check for F-Gas Leakage

How Often Should I Check for F-Gas Leakage

30-October-2018
30-October-2018 13:43
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How Often Should I Check for F-Gas Leakage

Here at Karsons Consulting we advise clients on the compliance of a number of UK and EU regulations ...

Measures that We Can Put in Place to Ensure Health and Safety

Measures that We Can Put in Place to Ensure Health and Safety

16-October-2018
16-October-2018 12:00
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Measures that We Can Put in Place to Ensure Health and Safety

In our last blog, we discussed the many ways you could help keep your office a risk-free environment...

6 Housekeeping Measures You Can Put in Place to Ensure Health and Safety

6 Housekeeping Measures You Can Put in Place to Ensure Health and Safety

09-October-2018
09-October-2018 11:42
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6 Housekeeping Measures You Can Put in Place to Ensure Health and Safety

To some people, the word “housekeeping” calls to mind cleaning floors and surfaces, remo...

Are Your Employees Safe From Legionella?

Are Your Employees Safe From Legionella?

02-October-2018
02-October-2018 11:58
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Are Your Employees Safe From Legionella?

Legionella is a type of pathogenic bacteria (basically bacteria that leads to infection) that causes...

Questions You Need to Ask About Electrical Maintenance

Questions You Need to Ask About Electrical Maintenance

21-September-2018
21-September-2018 12:45
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Questions You Need to Ask About Electrical Maintenance

Wiring is running through your building and every nook and cranny and these need to be in perfect wo...

Have you checked your pressure systems recently?

Have you checked your pressure systems recently?

11-September-2018
11-September-2018 10:38
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Have you checked your pressure systems recently?

Complying with the Pressure Systems Safety Regulations is one of your most important tasks Building...

7 Reasons You Need a Feasibility Report

7 Reasons You Need a Feasibility Report

04-September-2018
04-September-2018 14:56
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7 Reasons You Need a Feasibility Report

Your property is a valuable asset, and those engineering services within should also be considered a...

White Hart Lane Disaster – A Follow Up

White Hart Lane Disaster – A Follow Up

28-August-2018
28-August-2018 16:45
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White Hart Lane Disaster – A Follow Up

On the tail end of 2017, September 18th, a huge fire struck a warehouse storage facility on White Ha...

Burlington Arcade

Burlington Arcade

16-August-2018
16-August-2018 12:24
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Burlington Arcade

On June 2018, Karsons Consulting carried out an inspection at Burlington Arcade with the goal of rai...

Are your heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems suffocating your workforce?

Are your heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems suffocating your workforce?

09-August-2018
09-August-2018 15:54
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Are your heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems suffocating your workforce?

The air that we breathe is now under more scrutiny than ever as institutions such as the Royal ...

The Importance of Fire Dampers

The Importance of Fire Dampers

03-August-2018
03-August-2018 0:11
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The Importance of Fire Dampers

To most, common knowledge of what makes a good fire safety system includes the presence of fire exti...

Energy Saving Opportunities in Buildings

Energy Saving Opportunities in Buildings

26-July-2018
26-July-2018 12:27
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Energy Saving Opportunities in Buildings

How many times do you walk around late at night and see cities illuminated with building’s lig...

Karsons Consulting are Celebrated for Their Innovation at the BEF Awards

Karsons Consulting are Celebrated for Their Innovation at the BEF Awards

30-May-2018
30-May-2018 0:49
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Karsons Consulting are Celebrated for Their Innovation at the BEF Awards

On the 26th April 2018, we at Karsons Consulting had the benefit of attending, and being finalists a...

How to ensure your project is covered when the HSE inspectors come calling

How to ensure your project is covered when the HSE inspectors come calling

17-May-2018
17-May-2018 20:14
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How to ensure your project is covered when the HSE inspectors come calling

When the Construction Design and Management Regulations (CDM 2015) were introduced in 2015, construc...

Finally, a breath of fresh air

Finally, a breath of fresh air

04-January-2018
04-January-2018 18:00
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Finally, a breath of fresh air

Do you ever stop to consider just what lies in a single breath? Each day we think about work, what ...

How to ensure your project is covered when the HSE inspector comes calling

How to ensure your project is covered when the HSE inspector comes calling

15-November-2017
15-November-2017 8:24
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How to ensure your project is covered when the HSE inspector comes calling

 When the Construction Design and Management Regulations (CDM 2015) were introduced in 2015, co...

White Hart Lane Fire Disaster – how Karsons Consulting helped to project manage the clear up and safety operations

White Hart Lane Fire Disaster – how Karsons Consulting helped to project manage the clear up and safety operations

25-October-2017
25-October-2017 16:31
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White Hart Lane Fire Disaster – how Karsons Consulting helped to project manage the clear up and safety operations

On September 18th, a huge fire struck a warehouse storage unit on White Hart Lane, north London, abo...

Grenfell Tower – a catalogue of failures

Grenfell Tower – a catalogue of failures

02-July-2017
02-July-2017 15:55
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Grenfell Tower – a catalogue of failures

Like the whole country, we watched the news unfold, spellbound, in a state of incredible shock; how ...

New clean energy bond promises high returns – at a price

New clean energy bond promises high returns – at a price

30-May-2017
30-May-2017 17:31
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New clean energy bond promises high returns – at a price

A green investment that has received an endorsement by a Government minister has been launched, payi...

Foyles Bookshop Progress

Foyles Bookshop Progress

14-May-2017
14-May-2017 12:45
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Foyles Bookshop Progress

Last December, we posted a blog on the work we carried out to reinstate the mechanical and electrica...

Choosing the correct energy assessor is key to energy efficiency as well as the health of your business and workforce

Choosing the correct energy assessor is key to energy efficiency as well as the health of your business and workforce

08-May-2017
08-May-2017 8:17
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Choosing the correct energy assessor is key to energy efficiency as well as the health of your business and workforce

It’s now more than 10 years since EPCs were introduced, creating a huge change in energy relat...

Understanding the F-Gas regulations and your responsibilities

Understanding the F-Gas regulations and your responsibilities

26-February-2017
26-February-2017 12:35
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Understanding the F-Gas regulations and your responsibilities

Here at Karsons Consulting we advise clients on the compliance of a number of UK and EU regulations ...

For quality work make sure you hire a member of the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers

For quality work make sure you hire a member of the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers

08-February-2017
08-February-2017 18:46
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For quality work make sure you hire a member of the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers

At Karsons Consulting we are experts in Building Services. To underpin our expertise, our Managing...

Condition surveys – an essential report for evaluating plant and instalations

Condition surveys – an essential report for evaluating plant and instalations

24-January-2017
24-January-2017 8:30
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Condition surveys – an essential report for evaluating plant and instalations

One of the key services we undertake at Karsons Consulting is condition surveys. Our experience in...

How to get the best EPC rating?

How to get the best EPC rating?

20-December-2016
20-December-2016 10:21
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How to get the best EPC rating?

“From April 2018, the Energy Act 2011 proposes legislative changes making it unlawful to let...

How we helped Foyles bookshop to get back on its feet after serious flooding and power failure

How we helped Foyles bookshop to get back on its feet after serious flooding and power failure

15-December-2016
15-December-2016 19:59
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How we helped Foyles bookshop to get back on its feet after serious flooding and power failure

At Karsons Consulting we have years of experience in building services projects, which include any...