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Important Update - Limited Services Resumed Effective from 23/03/2020

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Important Update - Limited Services Resumed Effective from 23/03/2020

We are delighted to inform you that we have now completed Health & Safety protocols to enable us to reopen with a reduced skeleton of staff effective from Monday 23.03.2020.

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COVID-19 Update - Temporary Business Partial Closure Notification

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COVID-19 Update - Temporary Business Partial Closure Notification

As the COVID-19 situation countrywide has escalated since Friday afternoon, PPL will be closing our factory and offices for the coming week, in the interest of employee safety.

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Spring 2020 Course Announcement | Two Day Intermediate Level Biomechanics Course

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Spring 2020 Course Announcement | Two Day Intermediate Level Biomechanics Course

Intermediate Level Biomechanics Assessment & Prescription Writing Course Talbot Hotel, Stillorgan Road, Woodland, Dublin April 2020 24 - 25 Fri - Sat This two-day course has been developed for postgraduate medical practitioners with minimal experience in orthotic prescription writing and will encompass theory and practical workshops. This multidisciplinary course is delivered jointly by Sharon Morris Physiotherapist (MSc. Biomechanics) Galway City Physio and Joanne McKenna, Podiatrist. This intensive workshop-based course aims to enable practitioners to: Understand the principles of functional biomechanics Understand how the main functional units of the foot behave in gait Undertake a comprehensive biomechanical assessment Identify pathological standing...

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Christmas closing dates 2019

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Christmas closing dates 2019

This year PPL will be closing on Friday 20th December and will reopen on Thursday 2nd January 2020. Last date & time for orders to be guaranteed dispatch before Christmas: Standard Casted & CAD CAM Friday 13th Dec - up to 10am Standard Carbonflex & Alterations Tuesday 17th Dec - up to 10am Standard Prescription Insoles, Fast Track Casted & CAD CAM Wednesday 18th Dec - up to 10am Fast Track Carbonflex & Fast Track Alterations Thursday 19th Dec - up to 10am Fast Track Prescription Insoles Friday 20th Dec - up to 10am Traded goods Friday 20th Dec -...

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New DARCO Offloading & Post-Op Products

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New DARCO Offloading & Post-Op Products

Following on from last month's Newsletter, we have further new products to announce. We have experienced an increased demand for offloading and post-op products over the past number of years and we have extended our range accordingly. The DARCO AllRound Shoe is a cost-effective healing shoe with wide opening easy access suitable for the diabetic foot. Soft padded lining and a stable rigid base ensure a secure and comfortable fit. The Nylon fabric upper repels water and soil allowing limited wear outdoors.This is supplied as a single and can fit both left and right feet. It can be further customised...

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