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Every few years new research is released claiming that x number of jobs will be taken over by robots – automated Artificial Intelligence (AI). In 2013, a study by Oxford University forecasted that as many as 35% of jobs in...
A new study from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) exploring the possibility of shortening qualitive fit tests found that quickening the Fit Test method can lead to false pass results and put workers at risk of serious ill-health. Published...
A new app has just been launched that hopes to transform the way Fit Testers keep records. Made by Fit Testers for Fit Testers, the new Face Fit Test app, by Stoute Industries, has been designed to streamline and simplify...
Business magazine, All Things Business, caught up with Full Support's CEO and founder, Sarah Stoute, for an interview.   Sarah, tell us about Full Support Healthcare Full Support Healthcare is a privately owned British company where we design, manufacture and sell our...
Here at Full Support we have a team of experts on hand with more than 50 years’ experience in the field of Respiratory Protective Equipment. Passionate about health & safety at work and raising awareness for respiratory issues, the team...
Did you know that beards, stubble and facial hair of any kind can interfere with your tight-fitting RPE (Respiratory Protective Equipment)? “The presence of facial hair in the region of the faceseal will significantly reduce the protection provided” – Health...
GP practices across the UK have an estimated 12 million respiratory related consultations in the winter months due to seasonal variation in respiratory pathogens, new study finds. A scientific paper exploring the respiratory stresses of GPs during winter months has...
What Fit Testing is a way of assessing whether or not a particular make and model of tight-fitting respirator mask is suitable for an individual. If a sufficient seal is maintained throughout the test, the make and model of respirator tested...
A hospital trust in the North of England has undergone training and formed a new strategic partnership with a British healthcare company for the standardisation of their respirator masks. Following expert training, the Infection Control Unit at the Northern Lincolnshire...
On Thursday 5 July 2018, the National Health Service turned 70. Here at Full Support, we are proud to be in partnership with NHS Trusts across the UK. All of us have a story of how the NHS has helped us...

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