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What to look for when choosing a ladder.

Here at JEC we have noticed how popular ladders are becoming in the industrial sector and with home owners, with that in mind we thought you might like some helpful insight into what to look for when you are choosing the perfect ladder for  you.  Which ladder is required for your purpose? There is a huge range of ladders available and finding the ideal one for you is important. There is single section ladders perfect for when you do not have to work at great height or and extension ladder which enable the user to extend to greater heights. Step...


Covid 19 - How are we staying safe?

I don't think anyone was expecting the severity of the Covid19 pandemic that has now taken up most of 2020 and is likely to continue into next year. Everyone here at JEC would like to reassure you that we are doing all that we can to ensure that the office remains a safe space for all of our employees and you.  We have just uploaded our Covid policy to the website so that you can read it through and feel at ease with our business and know your safety is important to us. You will find this on our home...


Sign Safety Legislation - ISO 7010 has now changed to BS EN ISO 710

With any business type it is important to keep up to date with all legislation changes and within our sector health and safety related legislations can change a lot. Recently the ISO 7010 regarding signs has been updated to BS EN ISO 7010 which means the following: . ISO 7010 was approved by CEN in June 2012 with effect from January 2013. This means it will become a European Normative that the UK and other member states will have to adopt.  .The old BS 5499 has now been incorporated into the new BS EN ISO 7010. Health and Safety guidance...


3 Things I have Learnt being an MD

In 1999 I set up JEC with the aim of creating a company that would provide competitive pricing, reliable lead times and and all encompassing service to the export market. That was my experience at the time of course. When I first started receiving enquiries from the UK based export trading houses I realised that as well as offering all of the above to the export market, there was no reason I couldn't do the same for the UK. We have continued to grow over the years and have now had a website serving the UK for 19 years. I...


Export at JEC

Here at JEC we have over 35 years experience in the export sector, this makes us experts in getting your orders to your door in the fastest way possible. Over the years we have accrued a lot of knowledge and put a lot of skills into practice and now we wanted to give you your options when it comes to having your order delivered.  1. Courier; Courier services are most commonly used for small light items. Most couriers will deliver worldwide so even if you live in another country we can still courier your orders to you if they are...