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Over 40% of construction firms feel they are paying for more hours than those worked

New research by Donseed reveals that 43% of construction firms who responded, think they are paying workers for more hours than have actually been delivered on site. The survey also showed that 73% of construction firms still use manual paper timesheets.

Read the full research findings here

 

IFSEC

It was great to see those of you at IFSEC this year. We were kept very busy demonstrating our latest hardware and software. If you were unable to attend but would still like to see our solutions in action please email ian.hetherington@donseed.com.

 

Industry news

68% of Europeans want to use biometric authentication for payments

Over two thirds (68 percent) of consumers across Europe are interested in using biometrics when making a payment, especially when integrated with other security measures. According to new research from Visa, 73 percent see two-factor authentication as a secure way to confirm an account holder. Responses were collected from more than 14,000 European consumers in the UK, Sweden, Spain, France, Germany, Italy and Poland.

Hereford MP Jesse Norman named construction minister

MP Jesse Norman has been given ministerial responsibility for construction and infrastructure. Read more

Brexit: how the construction land lies now

Brian Berry of Construction News looks at the falls and opportunities that have arisen as a result of the Brexit one month on. Read more

 

Internal News

Meet the team

Each month we will be introducing you to different members of the Donseed team.  This week, meet Conor and find out a bit more about him…

Name: Conor Brosnan

Time with Donseed: 2.5 years

Position: Account Relationship Administrator

Main responsibilities: Day to day customer support and administration. Customer reporting on Health and Safety & Time and Attendance.  Advising contractors on how to adhere to the Health and Safety requirements on sites. Providing regular online training sessions on how to utilise the Donseed system.

Where were you born: Cork

Favourite Tiple (Drink): Hop House 13

 

That’s all for this month, we hope you enjoyed the read! Have an excellent month and look out for our next instalment of news and updates from the Donseed team.