Changing lives with coffee and cake

Baking off to support people facing cancer

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Once again, here at Jangro HQ, we are gearing up to taking part in MacMillan Cancer Support’s annual ‘World’s Biggest Coffee Morning’, helping to raise funds for this worthy charity. Jangro members, staff, suppliers, family and friends are all invited to join us on 28th September 2018 to catch up over a coffee and a slice of something delicious, whilst contributing to a great cause. Continue reading

Your step-by-step guide to sharps handling

Despite health and safety regulations, cleaning can be a hazardous occupation, especially for operatives working in areas where there are sharps (needles and other sharp objects used to puncture the skin). Some areas are considered to be ‘safe’, such as health care settings and care homes, where there are strict rules about waste handling. However human error may occur so operatives should remain vigilant.

Other environments that cleaning operatives can expect to encounter this potential hazard include public toilets, rubbish bins and bags, and communal areas. Unfortunately, contaminated materials are sometimes even deliberately planted on hand rails, waste bins, or under tables placing operatives in a great deal of danger.

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