High hopes

19 July 2022

Can post-Grenfell regulations turn the tide on building safety? Belinda Liversedge investigates.

Chemical database

18 July 2022

The Navigate-Chemicals chemicals database contains over 110,000 chemicals records which are collated into single, comprehensive reference chemical charts. It is continually reviewed and frequently updated.

Why is CX good business?

18 July 2022

CX (Customer Experience) is now an essential component of all successful businesses. So how can CX be harnessed with enhanced experiences driving brand loyalty as small businesses look to their post-pandemic futures? Dave Howell reports.

Mandatory learning disability and autism training for staff

18 July 2022

The Health and Care Act 2022 (HCA) has introduced a new heath and care staff training requirement, which applies from 1 July 2022. The consequence of this new law is that all Care Quality Commission (CQC) registered providers must ensure that their staff get training appropriate to their role on interacting with people with a learning disability and with autistic people. Christine Grey investigates.

Case report: High Court decision in HS2 tree felling case

15 July 2022

On 16 November 2021, the High Court gave judgment in the case of Roblyn v The Director of Public Prosecutions. Mr Roblyn had appealed against his conviction in the magistrates’ court for preventing tree felling.

Digitisation: how does it improve construction?

14 July 2022

Digital technology continues to advance and numerous tools that can assist construction are being developed. Roland Finch, independent Specification and Contracts Specialist, explores available technologies in more detail.

Responsibility for the health and safety of off-site employees

14 July 2022

Every employer has a duty of care towards their employees—but how far does that duty extend? When they are in the workplace, this duty is fully in force. However, what if their work takes them off site? What if an accident occurs during work time outside of your premises? In this article, we look at the responsibilities of employers and how to keep your off-site employees safe.