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5 Tips to help Small Businesses after Lock Down

If, like us, you are a small business you may have struggled through the last 18 months due to the coronavirus pandemic. Here we have 5 top tips to help you rebuild the business you have.  1. Your Business Plan - Before Covid your business may have worked or operated a certain way but as we come out of lock down slowly it may not be possible to run that way anymore. Take a second look and see where you can change to work in line with any new guidance to ensure you can still operate. You may have to...


Why Choose JEC for your Industrial and Commercial Needs?

Here at JEC we provide councils, schools, colleges and almost all types of business with industrial and commercial equipment. Here are three reasons we believe we are the company or you:   1. Product Range - We pride ourselves on our top quality products from well known brands. There is not much we cannot help you with. If you cant see it on our website just give us a call, we have a huge database of products and suppliers and can source any requirement.   2. Customer Service. We are always on hand via email or phone to answer your...


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...