Is there still an app for that?

17 July 2020

The app is still as popular as ever, or is it? Businesses can see the rise of m-commerce and the expansion of apps into every possible domain. But are apps still as popular with consumers? Should a small business in 2020 develop new apps, or refresh their existing ones? Dave Howell reports.

Health and safety consultants: criminal liability

16 July 2020

The prosecution of a health and safety consultant for health and safety-related criminal offences emphasises the potential liability of such consultants for failings in their professional duties. Robert Spicer reports.

1 in 3 unsure if workplaces are safe to go back to

15 July 2020

Over a third (34 per cent) of people who have recently returned to work say they have not seen their employers’ risk assessments for working safely during the coronavirus crisis, a TUC poll has found.

Are your premises compliant?

15 July 2020

Phil Pinnington provides advice on minimising the risks from coronavirus when maintenance contractors visit your workplace.

HSE updates its coronavirus guidance webpages

15 July 2020

HSE has updated its coronavirus guidance with new information on topics such as managing the risk of legionella when reopening buildings, minimising the health risks from using display screen equipment (DSE) at home and ensuring drivers have access to suitable welfare facilities when visiting non-domestic premises.

How to avoid the legal pitfalls

15 July 2020

Lawyer Richard Thomas provides some advice on ensuring legal compliance as workplaces are re-opened following the lockdown.

Unblocking the lockdown

15 July 2020

Charlie Mullins explains how Pimlico Plumbers has kept staff and customers safe from the risks posed by coronavirus.