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Risk Management: Best Practices for Handling Food Allergies in the Workplace

While permitting employees to bring food into the workplace or offering it through a third party (such as from a food supplier in your cafe or from a caterer during a company outing) is a common practice, it’s also a risky one. Without proper precautions in place, all it takes is one, simple mistake for someone with a food allergy to accidentally ingest something that triggers a severe reaction, resulting in serious complications—or even death. What’s more, such a disaster …

Marriott International Data Hack Could Cost $1 billion

Marriott International have confirmed a data breach which has affected over 500 million customers. It has been reported that the hospitality giant suffered a hack on their booking system, which its used by brands including Sheraton Hotels, Aloft Hotels, Marriott Hotels and Tribute Portfolio. In one of the sectors’ largest cyber liability incidents, guests who made bookings before 10th September this year may have had information such as their name, address, contact details and credit card numbers lifted. Officials have …

Brexit: The Impact on Construction in Northern Ireland

The construction sector in Northern Ireland is in an exciting period of growth right now, but the looming threat of Brexit is causing some uncertainty and even anxiety for many business owners. In 2017 the construction industry experienced a seven year high, according to figures from the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA). However the precarious nature of negotiations surrounding the UK’s departure from the European Union has cast a cloud for some. Current Construction Market NISRA reports that …

2018 Budget & the Implications for Business

The business world was on the edge of its seat last week, as Phillip Hammond, Chancellor of the Exchequer, delivered his highly anticipated 2018 Budget. This was to be his final budget before the much taped about Brexit introduction and the Chancellor declared that this would be the one to ‘end austerity’ and help the much squeezed middle classes and SME owner. Key Numbers from 2018 Budget Reduction in deficit from 9.9% to 1.9% since 2009. Unemployment has fallen to …

Can your business cope with a disaster from an accidental or natural event?

  Over the past few years we have seen major outbreaks of fire within Northern Ireland and beyond, most recently the devastating fire at Primark Belfast. Other large fires which have hit the headlines include Grenfell Tower & Cameron House Hotel, both of which involved loss of life as well as extensive damage. Does your organisation have the resources and infrastructure in place, ready, to cope with the misfortune of disaster from an accidental or natural event? At ABL Group we can offer support …

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