Self-regulation in early years education

24 June 2021

Rachel Dearnley looks at the subject of self-regulation of emotions through co-regulation practices and the profound effect this can have on shaping healthy brains and helping children to thrive.

Forthcoming trade events July 2021

23 June 2021

This regularly updated events calendar notifies importers and exporters of forthcoming conferences, seminars/workshops, trade shows, trade missions and networking opportunities worldwide.

Vaping at work: e-cigarettes in the spotlight again

23 June 2021

Vaping has dramatically risen in popularity in recent years and is promoted as an aid to quitting cigarette smoking in the UK. Consequently, employers need to ensure they set out clear policies in order to deal with e-cigarettes in the workplace, particularly as evidence suggests vaping is less harmful to health than smoking. Vicky Powell examines the work-related health implications of these trends and a new Scientific Opinion from the European Commission.

Tougher legal targets needed to tackle air pollution

23 June 2021

Fresh air has never been so important as during the coronavirus pandemic. Even as lockdown restrictions ease, we know that meeting up outdoors – where possible – will reduce transmission of the virus.

3 words for a safer workplace

23 June 2021

A new app has made it much easier to identify the location of people who need emergency assistance and to report hazardous situations, says Phoebe Parry-Crooke.

Country Profile — Saudi Arabia

22 June 2021

Saudi Arabia, the world’s largest oil producer, is a huge market for UK exporters already, but there is plenty of room for growth as its economy diversifies away from hydrocarbons.