Road Safety

Road Safety

According to the HSA (Health & Safety Authority), there have been over 14,000 road collisions between 2008 and 2011 which may have been related to work.  Of these collisions, it is estimated that a staggering 9,427 involved private cars.  Generally speaking...
Grant Thornton Corporate 5k Team Challenge

Grant Thornton Corporate 5k Team Challenge

A record number of teams and runners took part in the fourth Grant Thornton Corporate 5k Team Challenge on a vibrant evening on Dublin’s Docklands. This included a record number from Acacia Facilities Management! The event is more popular each year with  over 5,000...
UCD – The Acacia Prize 2015

UCD – The Acacia Prize 2015

Acacia Facilities Management are pleased to continue sponsoring the UCD Acacia Award for a 3rd consecutive year as part of its ongoing commitment to Corporate Citizenship. The Acacia Award is made to the student who gains first place in the 2nd Year People at Work...

“FM is not a commodity”

Les O’Gorman, associate director of FM at pharmaceuticals company UCB, said FM is “a people-driven business and not a commodity”, something which purchasers should understand. “You need to get procurement people and your business to understand this early on in the...