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               Welcome to the September/October e-edition of Inprint.
                 It is vital that the BPIF focuses on the key challenges
               our sector faces, and that we do all we can to protect our            Issue 63 | September/October 2020
               industry and ensure it thrives in the future. On page 4,
               our CEO, Charles Jarrold, talks about what the industry   4                                  13
               has been up to since his last interview 3 months ago.
               Training lies at the core of our strategy, and you can
               read about recent developments on both pages 12 and
               20. It is also important that we educate people about
               the opportunities our industry affords. Many school-
               leavers are pondering their options as they look to take
               their first steps on a career path, but far too few of them
               will consider the print industry as a viable option.
                 We are already aware of and understand the severe
               impact that COVID-19 has had on our industry, and
               on the economy as a whole, but our Printing Outlook
               report on page 24 gives you more of an insight into
               how we are coping as the rebuilding begins.
                 In our last issue, I mentioned the launch of our BPIF
               webinars (The Print Network Webinar Series), and am                                         19
               happy to report that these are going strong. Make sure
               you book in fortnightly and check page 19 to see what’s
               available and to register for future sessions. We have found
               new ways of collaborating, and it's been wonderful to share
               anecdotal tips and see a friendly face at 1pm on a Thursday.
                 For obvious reasons, we were unable to meet in
               person on the terrace at the House of Commons this
               year for our annual Members' Day, but we hope you
               have registered for our Future Focus event (page 19).
               This event is a truly collaborative effort with our partner
               organisations and we have had a huge amount of industry
               support across a range of sectors. Although it won’t feel
               the same, we hope we will have the chance to interact         CONTENTS
               with even more of you online on 16 September.
                 Six months ago, BPIF set up a dedicated Coronavirus
               support hub on the member section of our website to   4 inDEPTH
               support you with H&S, HR & Legal, Business & Research   Q&A with BPIF CEO
               and Mental Health & Wellbeing. Please revisit the site
               to ensure your teams stay up-to-date. As we begin   6 inDEPTH
               to return to work, Health & Safety in the workplace   Personal resilience
               becomes more important than ever, so make sure   7 inDEPTH
               you check out our interview with BPIF Head of Health   First aid for first aiders
               and Safety, Mandy Robson, on page 17 about the   8 inDEPTH
               consequences of not following Government guidelines.  The new normal?
                 Our front cover for this issue is dedicated to Print;
               in celebration of our industry and our community – to  9 inDEPTH
               remember and emphasise its significance. If you   Employment of workers from the EU after Brexit
               would like a printed copy of our e-edition, please email   10 inDEPTH
               [email protected] We look forward to sharing   Legionella – reopening your site safely
               more with you virtually on the 16 September.
                                                                12 inTRAINING
                                                                Government approval for Level 2 Standard
                                                                13 inWESTMINSTER
                                                                Your printing industry needs you!
               Email me at                                      14 inFOCUS
               [email protected]                      Brexit – back on the agenda
               to say hello!
                                                                16 inFOCUS
               Editorial Team: Georgina Cox, Anaïs Bellemans    A package for printers that has come full circle with the
                                                                relaunch of BPIF Insurance Services
               Contributors: Chris Aked, Phil Ashcroft, Anais Bellemans, Georgina Cox, Ursula Daly,   17 inSIGHT
               Carys Davis, Kyle Jardine, Charles Jarrold, Chris Knighton, Nicola Langley, Karly Lattimore,
               Olivia Martin, Tom Rayer, Mandy Robson, Kris Rollo, Stuart Rootham, Anthony Rowell,   The consequences of not following COVID-19 guidelines
               Meeka Walwyn-Lewis, Tim Webster
               Chief Executive: Charles Jarrold Programme Director: Ursula Daly      19 InTOUCH
               Managing Director - Training: Karly Lattimore Head of Marketing: Anaïs Bellemans   Stay connected
               Finance Director: Peter Allen
               Design: The Page Design Consultancy Ltd          20 inFOCUS
               British Printing Industries Federation           Training – the route to a better future
               2 Villiers Court, Meriden Business Park, Copse Drive, Coventry, West Midlands, CV5 9RN
               T: 0845 250 7050  F: 01676 526 033  W: www.britishprint.com  22 inFOCUS
               Advertising enquiries please contact: Georgina Cox  How 5S methodology helps manage COVID-19
               T: 020 7915 8368   E: [email protected]   workplace hazards
               inPRINT 2020 Issue 63 all rights reserved. Inprint is circulated to members of the BPIF. Reproduction in
               any form, or by any means, whole or in part without written permission from the British Printing Industries   24 inFACT
               Federation is strictly prohibited.
               Information on guidance correct at time of writing (24 July 2020) – check Government updates   Printing Outlook
               for latest legislation.
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