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Next generation technology: SIP Trunks vrs Hosted Telep...
More businesses than ever are turning to next generation solutions such as SIP Trunks and hosted telephony.  We have covered in many of our blogs that ISDN is a dying technology. Indeed, BT intend to ...
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Libre Solutions Ltd
Nanny is putting her teeth in and preparing to bite.
Well it looks like Nanny is putting her teeth in and preparing to bite. Some might say that we live in too much of a Nanny State, but when compliance to the Modern Slavery Act isn't what it should be...
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Libre Solutions Ltd
Romanian workers turn backs on UK farms
The article highlights the difficulties facing the farming, fresh produce and food packaging sector due to lack of willing EU labour. As the educational levels and English language skills of workers f...
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The County Group
The County Group acquires Guardian Insurance Brokers
The County Group are pleased to announce that we have acquired Guardian Insurance Brokers on August 23rd 2018. The deal sees County take a major stake in the business and was for an undisclosed sum. ...
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Libre Solutions Ltd
More reports are appearing on the lack of compliance by...
More reports are appearing on the lack of compliance by business to the Modern Slavery Act. The act is not enforced by the government and as we all know if you don’t enforce the rules then you won’t g...
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Dog School Shropshire
Cheshire dog trainer reaches finals of national competi...
Dogs Trust Dog School Head Coach selected as finalist for Animal Trainer of the Year! A Cheshire dog trainer has made it to the finals of a national competition. Rachel Rodgers, Head Coach of Dogs Tr...
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Libre Solutions Ltd
They built a school for the children of their workforce
Last week I posted on issues surrounding child labour in Africa and Asia. Highlighting the dangers if you don’t manage your supply chain. Here’s an inspirational story of a company that takes their su...
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Libre Solutions Ltd
Cocoa industry intends to eradicate CHILD LABOUR by 202...
Half of all child labour in the world now takes place in Africa 72m & Asia with 62m. Since 2012, after more than a decade of continuous decline child labour in agriculture worldwide increased from 98m...
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Libre Solutions Ltd
Have you published your 2018 Modern Slavery Statement?
2017 was the first year for companies falling under the Modern Slavery Act 2015 to have published a Modern Slavery statement showing: Business & supply chain structure; Slavery & human trafficking ...
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Libre Solutions Ltd
Frightened Vietnamese girl rescued from cannabis farm i...
Sadly this is a true story that I have sanitised to be able to tell you about. It is very current. A few years ago a young teenage girl in Vietnam suffered the tragic loss of her parents and was taken...
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Libre Solutions Ltd
GDPR is extremely important....... But
Why has there not been as big a push from business to Get Modern Slavery Act Ready? Read this link! GMSAR! Do you think it will catch on?...
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Paul Miller
Denmark Step Up To The Plate In Supply Chain Transparen...
As word spreads about modern slavery and labour abuse more and more countries are following suit in introducing legislation to make supply chains more transparent. The UK legislation has been in place...
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Libre Solutions Ltd
A family convicted of enslaving homeless people
A terrible story of the most vulnerable being enslaved. Working in car washes and food packaging...
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Libre Solutions Ltd
Security Ministers commit to tackling slavery worldwide
Intelligence sharing between law enforcement agencies within the UK is challenging, add in Europe and then further afield and things become more troublesome. There are systems in place to facilitate t...
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Libre Solutions Ltd
What would you find if you looked into your Supply Chai...
Car washes. An area needing looking at for various reasons. We regularly read about slavery, exploitation, poor conditions, not to mention money laundering for criminals. I’m sure some are well run. B...
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