UKSOL and Weld-Con to partner in Kenya

UKSOL and Weld-Con to partner in Kenya

Flexi-Orb member, UKSOL Ltd (UKSOL), a solar exporting company has agreed a new partnership for work in East Africa with Weld-Con Ltd (Weld-Con) a Kenyan based firm. Weld-Con is a 35 year old Mechanical Contracting company operating throughout East and Central Africa. They operate in oil & gas, energy, mining, manufacturing and edible Oils. Now, […]

UKSOL wins 1MW order for the UAE

UKSOL wins order for UAE

Flexi-Orb member, UKSOL Ltd, has won an order to supply solar panels to the UAE. UKSOL is a British company producing high-quality monocrystalline and polycrystalline solar PV modules to emerging international solar markets in Asia, the Middle East, South America and Africa where it has established a network of distributors and solar system installers. Please see the press […]

Guide To Help You Develop A Safe Working Environment

Guide to providing a safe working environment

We have created a new guide to help you and your staff get back to work in a safe and controlled environment in respect of the Coronavirus. This guide will help you towards: Carrying out a COVID-19 risk assessment Identifying who should go to work Social distancing at work Managing your customers, visitors, and contractors Cleaning and […]

Claim For Statutory Sick Pay Related To Coronavirus

Claim for Statutory Sick Pay related to Coronavirus

The Coronavirus Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme has opened for applications. The scheme allows small and medium-sized employers, with fewer than 250 members of staff, to apply to recover the costs of paying coronavirus-related Statutory Sick Pay for two weeks – worth nearly £200 per employee. The scheme covers all types of employment contracts, including: full-time […]

Stop The Spread Of COVID-19 In The Workplace

COVID-19 Posters

To help you return to work and minimise the spread of Coronavirus, together with EPVS, we have created a range of free posters and other marketing material that you can use at work to help: Employees and visitors with simple steps to stay safe Keep everyone informed of the required instructions Avoid contracting the virus […]

New 100% Government-Backed Loan Scheme

bounce back loan

The Government has announced a new 100% Government-Backed Loan Scheme for small businesses. It will make available loans of up to £50,000 and provide lenders with a 100% guarantee for the loan and pay any fees and interest for the first 12 months. No repayments will be due during the first 12 months. The loans will […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Business Support

With the various schemes and funding available to help support businesses during these troubling times, it can be difficult to fully understand what support you are eligible to receive. The government business support finder tool can help reduce the confusion by providing a list of the support available to you as a business or a […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Self-employment Income Support Scheme

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Self-employment Income Support Scheme

The Government has launched a scheme for the self-employed to help them during this difficult time. We recognise that you will know colleagues, family, and friends who are self-employed and therefore we wanted to provide you with further information to assist. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Self-employment Income Support Scheme This scheme will allow the self-employed to claim […]

Furlough Leave and the Government Assistance

Furlough Leave & Government Assistance

Under the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, the Government has put into place emergency measures to avoid workers being laid off or face redundancies as a result of the ongoing health crisis. By making their employees furloughed and placing them on furlough leave, employers will be able to access support to help cover the wages of […]