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    Bartco UK Invests in Training Keeping Staff Safe at Work

    As a responsible company and employer, it is vital to us that our staff are trained appropriately for the jobs they do. As many roles throughout our organisation involve levels of health and safety risk, we require all relevant employees to complete a certified Manual Handling course in order to train them in the correct...
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    New staff continues our legacy of ‘recruit, train, retain’

    Bartco UK continues a tried and trusted method of recruitment with the addition of 2 new team members. Jacob Spencer and Liam Griffiths are our latest recruits. Always looking to bridge the skills gap, we have a history of recruiting young people into the company, training them the Bartco UK way and setting them up...
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    Bartco UK Invests in Employees

    It is widely accepted that low staff turnover is a huge positive for a business. Reduced recruitment costs, consistent contacts for clients and a real hardened sense of unity and team are just some of the real benefits of keeping staff for the long haul. We have a proven track record when it comes to retaining...
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    Bartco UK Call to Action New Internal Marketing Team

    Bartco UK and MVIS take a big step towards growth in their latest appointment of a new internal marketing team, who are to take over from the excellent job marketing agency Fig have done for a number of years.  After years of agency marketing management, Bartco UK are bringing their marketing in-house under their new marketing...
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    MVIS Team taking part in HelloYellow cause for Youngminds

    Standing Out for World Mental Health Day

    This World Mental Health Day, MVIS  Ltd and Bartco UK are saying #HelloYellow in support of the charity Youngminds to show young people they’re not alone with their mental health. Everyone at the companies did their bit, donning the ‘loud and proud’ Hi-Vis clothing that couldn’t say #HelloYellow in any better way.   Mental health is an...
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    The Benefits of Radar Enabled VMS

    The VMS-A (variable message sign) now incorporates radar, with all the features of our standard VMS-A, which is used across various industries including highways, construction, events, airports and ports, incorporating radar expands upon its functionality across a range of applications and provides additional benefits.   The top five benefits of radar enabled VMS-A: Speed Specific...
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    Zero Incidents in 8 years

    The Highways England ‘Aiming for Zero’ programme targets those working on the Highways England network who are directly at risk from road users. Companies within the industry have aligned with Highways England on this, as the aim for zero incidents via a focus on worker safety has come to the fore. Roadworker safety: Highways England’s...
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    Continued Investment in staff sets the standard for retention

    There is a very well known, often seen ‘conversation piece’ that says it all about investment in staff. We’d be surprised if you haven’t been privy to some version of it on a course or flying around social media. It goes a little something like this: CFO: “What happens if we invest in developing our...
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    Evolution of the Bartco Solar IP

    The Evolution of the Solar IP

    Bartco UK are renowned for innovative, top class mobile VMS and Intelligent Transport Systems. One innovation Bartco UK have blazed a trail with, is their status as the only UK manufacturer of solar powered, mobile variable message signs (VMS) and the Solar IP The combination of equipment housed in the Solar IP platform may be...
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    Tim Hill showcases his Managing Safety accreditation

    Continued Investment in staff supports ISO 45001 Accrediatation

    Bartco UK have continued to invest in the skillset and welfare of their staff by putting technical assistant supervisor Tim Hill through ISOH training for Managing Safely, to back up the company’s recent ISO 45001 certification. Tim was previously a delivery operative and has been promoted within, coming off the delivery team due to his...
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