Country Profile — Romania

17 January 2020

The EU’s fastest-growing economy, Romania is starting to gain a wider recognition among the UK business community.

Record-keeping requirements

16 January 2020

This feature article outlines and discusses some of the general record-keeping requirements found in the REACH, CLP and transport of dangerous goods legislation.

Managing legionella risks

15 January 2020

Mike Sopp reminds duty holders of the importance of reviewing their current legionella management arrangements so as to ensure they are complying with their legal duties, in the light of revised guidance.

Construction poster pack available from HSE

15 January 2020

HSE has launched a poster pack for the construction industry that provides a 20 per cent discount off the collective price of the five individual titles.

Presenteeism survey exposes “worrying” trends in vets

15 January 2020

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) is warning that presenteeism could be storing up health problems for the future after a survey found nearly two-thirds of vets (63 per cent) came into work ill last year.

The sense of purpose

15 January 2020

Nicky Young, group managing director at MullenLowe salt, tells Anna Ryland why the mental health of her workforce is of paramount of importance.

Key dates for 2020

15 January 2020

This year will bring a number of key changes to employment law, as well as the usual rate changes. See below for the key dates that employers and employees should be aware of.

Philosophical belief and ethical veganism

15 January 2020

With the recent landmark decision, in which it was held that ethical veganism should be provided legal protections under the Equality Act 2010, Ben McCarthy, employment law writer at Croner-i, explores the law around this decision and what led the tribunal to it.