Tax Data

20 April 2012

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Prison management service hit with Crown Censure over death

19 April 2012

The National Offender Management Service (NOMS) – which oversees the work of the Probation Service and HM Prison Service in England and Wales – has been issued with a formal Crown Censure from HSE following the suicide of a prisoner at HMP Bullingdon in Oxfordshire.

Fight for the living: 28 April

19 April 2012

Workers’ Memorial Day is set for 28 April, giving everyone – from employers to workers – the chance to remember those killed or made ill at work, explains Paul Gordon.

Ports industry guidance issued

19 April 2012

A new guide to health and safety in ports has been published by HSE. Aimed at employers, the booklet highlights the main hazards found in ports and provides some suggestions for complying with the law. Topics covered include workplace transport and lifting operations.

Business continuity plans ‘could lead to lower insurance’

19 April 2012

Over one in five (83%) of insurers would provide a discount or improved terms on an insurance policy for business interruption if an organisation had a business continuity plan in place, according to new research. The British Insurance Brokers’ Association survey also found that 62% of businesses believed a continuity plan would lead to lower insurance premiums and reduced excesses on policies.