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​The Prime Minister of Norway visited ConceptoMed today!

Jul 31, 2015 22:30 BST ConceptoMed AS ConceptoMed today hosted a very interesting and pleasant meeting with the Prime Minister of Norway, Erna Solberg We raised the question: With the healthcare worker's safety and patient safety in mind; do today's available disposable syringes and connectors fully enable healthcare providers to minimise occurrence of needlestick injuries and hospital acquired blood-borne infections?

Is London prepared for climate change?

Jul 31, 2015 15:47 BST The Business Continuity Institute London’s businesses are ill-prepared for climate change risks as 54% of FTSE 100 firms have no business adaptation strategy in place for climate change. Evidence suggests that 60% of small and medium sized businesses have no plan in place to deal with extreme weather conditions.

Too few businesses testing their business continuity plans

Jul 31, 2015 11:49 BST The Business Continuity Institute ​Most midsize businesses have business continuity plans but few have tested them, according to ​The Hartford’s survey of midsize business owners and C-level executives in the US. This shortcoming presents potential risk for businesses, which may be unable to meet client needs due to an interruption in their operation or lose revenue due to a supplier issue.

Reputational damage across the supply chain

Jul 30, 2015 16:10 BST The Business Continuity Institute The risk of organizations breaching international human rights regulations has risen significantly over the last quarter as key Asian economies adapt to tougher economic conditions. This is the conclusion of the latest Risk Index Report from BSI which it identifies China, India, Vietnam, Bangladesh and Myanmar as the five highest risk countries for human rights violations.

The cost of catastrophe

Jul 30, 2015 10:21 BST The Business Continuity Institute Less than a third (31%) of global economic losses as a result of natural disasters were covered by insurance (including both private insurers and government-sponsored programs) during the first half of 2015, according to a new study by Aon Benfield. This is slightly above the 10-year average of 27% because the majority of the losses occurred in regions with higher insurance penetration.

Neopost donates to Penniwells Riding for the Disabled

Jul 29, 2015 15:00 BST Neopost At Neopost we care about our customers’ feedback. It’s what drives us to perform better and provide the high-quality service that has established us as the leading mailing solution specialist. As a thank you to customers who participate in our feedback questionnaires, we donate £100 to a cause of their choice.

First European bank to partner with Facebook, Google, LinkedIn and Twitter

Jul 27, 2015 15:19 BST BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions BNP Paribas is partnering simultaneously and at an international level with Facebook, Google, LinkedIn and Twitter by establishing strategic management of its presence on digital media, while opening up to new opportunities for cooperation and innovation in terms of communications, marketing and customer relations.

McCartneys sees major productivity boost thanks to Neopost solution

Jul 27, 2015 15:00 BST Neopost Neopost, a leading solutions provider in the postal and related digital communications industry, has supplied livestock auctioneers, McCartneys LLP, with a DS-200 folder-inserter and Data Improver software. The new hardware and software solution has resulted in significant improvements in efficiency and productivity for McCartneys.

Einar Bollvåg – Manager Development & Manufacturing ConceptoMed AS

Jul 24, 2015 09:51 BST ConceptoMed AS Conceptomed AS is pleased to present our new Manager Development and Manufacturing.

'The only positive option' in the 2015 Gartner MQ for SIEM

Jul 23, 2015 15:39 BST InfosecPartners The 2015 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) has been published and the only positive option in the Leaders quadrant is LogRhythm.