On-trend kitchen taps

The kitchen is the heart of the home, so people want them to look fantastic. Especially as they spend so long cooking, eating and being social in them. So, to give consumers what they want, it’s vital that developers, installers and merchants keep on-top with the latest kitchen design trends. Whether that’s for a showstopping…

STH WESTCO makes water, energy and cost savings a priority with eco-efficient products

Eco-efficiency is widely regarded as one of the best ways to move from an unsustainable world to a sustainable one. But what exactly does “eco-efficiency” mean? Put simply, eco-efficiency helps businesses to limit the negative impact of their processes, products or services on the environment. And, rather than being bad for business, eco-efficiency is actually…

TMVs can help to reduce scalding and ensure safety

A 79-year-old man has died after falling into a scalding hot bath. The disabled pensioner was taking a shower when he fell and suffered severe burns after accidentally knocking the hot tap on. This story is particularly tragic as he lay helpless for hours before being found, and later died in hospital. In response, calls…

Bupa fined £3 million after Legionnaires’ death

Private health firm BUPA has been fined £3 million after a resident at one of their care homes contracted Legionnaires’ disease and died. The man moved into the Essex home in March 2015. However, just three months later he was taken to hospital and diagnosed with pneumonia. His condition rapidly deteriorated, and three days later…