Back to the Future Day had PrintWeek readers reminiscing about the industry 30 years ago, and now. For the uninitiated, in the 1985 film Back to the Future Marty and the Doc travel back to 1955 and then forward in time to 21 October 2015. For those who saw the movie when it was originally…Details
“Recycling is something we all do so naturally now that we barely stop to think about it. All of us have at least two bins in our driveways, if not three or four, and we are far more conscious of the need to reduce, reuse and recycle our waste than at any other time in…Details
“When television sets started to become ubiquitous in the aftermath of the Second World War people warned that they heralded the death knell for radio. When CDs were launched in the 1980s they were labelled ‘vinyl killers’. Similarly, when email and the internet started to become increasingly commonplace in the early 1990s, doom-mongers claimed that…Details
“Printing employs around 120,000 workers in mainly small and medium-sized companies. The most common types of accidents are manual handling (27%), slips and trips (22%) and machinery (22%).”
– Health and Safety Executive
Find out more about health and safety in the printing industry at the Health and Safety Executive website.