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2015 News Archive

17th December 2015

ISO 50001 Awarded To W. R. Swann Group

The W. R. Swann group of companies is pleased to announce that it has been awarded ISO 50001 certification for its energy management systems. The International Organization for Standardization’s (ISO) 50001 certification supports organisations in all sectors to use energy more efficiently. It provides a framework of requirements for companies, such as developing an energy efficiency policy, measuring the performance of energy-efficient systems and planning continual energy management strategies. The ISO 50001 certificate is available to download in the accreditations section of the website.

3rd December 2015

South African Dental Award 2015

The tv 2015 Award for Maxillo Facial and Oral Surgery was presented on the 27th November to Dr.Kow-der Yeh by Charles Somerset from Medequip.

24th November 2015

ODP Award 2015

Mark Crapper became the 7th graduate from the Sheffield Hallam University ODP course to receive the annual tv award for academic achievement.

23rd November 2015

CREST Award 2015

The CREST (Cancer Research Excellence in Surgical Trials) Award is one part of an initiative to increase the engagement of surgeons in the NCRI and NIHR CRN: Cancer, to increase the number of surgical trials and to increase the percentage of patients with newly diagnosed tumours who are approached about entering clinical trials.The initiative also seeks to influence cancer research funders and surgical trainees.

23rd September 2015

Sharps Safety Awareness Training by tv

Following the implementation of the EU Directive on the prevention from Sharp Injuries in the Hospital and Healthcare Sector (2010/32/EU) into UK law, tv continue to offer in house training on good practice when fitting, handling and disposing of surgical blades and scalpels in the workplace.

They also offer a number of products such as their single and multi use , , the and the recently introduced "KLEEN" Blade Management System all of which incorporate safety features that can support existing protocols and initiatives already established within the Hospitals.

27th August 2015

First Steps

tv have supported the new edition of "First Steps - A Guide To Setting Up and Running A Successful Podiatry Practice" by Tim Flanagan which has recently been published.

21st July 2015

BSDS Xiphos Award for 2015

The British Society for Dermatological Surgery's annual Xiphos Award for Lifetime Achievement within the Society has been presented to Dr.Clifford Lawrence.

9th June 2015

Geoff Bacon SATS Award

The bi-annual Geoff Bacon award sponsored by tv was recently presented to Marie Kruger by Quenton Greene of Medequip at the SATS Congress in Bela Bela.

10th May 2015

EORNA 2015

tv recently participated at the 7th European Operating Room Nurses Congress held in the beautiful eternal city of Rome, Italy, from 7 - 10 May 2015. The event proved to be another exciting educational, networking, social and cultural experience for one and all.

4th March 2015

Silver Scalpel Award 2015

tv recently participated at the annual Association of Surgeons in Training conference held this year at SECC in Glasgow. Sales & Marketing Director, Chris Taylor and Customer Support Manager, Adrian Glossop, were invited to present the coveted Silver Scalpel Award at the Gala Charity Dinner held at the iconic Glasgow Science Center.