Research by Screwfix suggests 57% of tradespeople struggle to find skilled labour, whilst 37% believe apprenticeships are not given enough respect.
Renowned manufacturer of hand tools and power tools accessories IRWIN® Tools have outlined its top five products they believe every tradesperson should have in their armoury.
Screwfix has teamed up with Yeovil College to start a course looking at construction skills. The objective is to make young people aware about careers in trade prior to leaving school.
The WeldTec® Circular Saw Blade range, synonymous with incredible strength, durability and longevity, is an essential product for tradespeople, say manufacturers IRWIN® Tools.
IRWIN® Tools’ range of Marples Circular Saw Blades not only symbolise the company’s age-old dedication to craftsmanship, but provide supreme precision and performance in quality woodworking.
FEIN is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its introduction of oscillating technology in power tools.
Screwfix has launched the summer edition of its catalogue, detailing an extensive range of branded and ‘Trade Rated’ products for skilled manual workers.
DEWALT has launched a new range of cordless power tools that guarantee sustained, all-day onsite performance without the need for mains power supply.
Toolstation has been named ‘Retailer of the Year 2016’ at the 10th annual Which? Awards, which took place at the end of May.
HAVS (Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome) is a medical term for symptoms caused by vibration damages.