Project bank account

22 July 2021

I’ve been asked to set up a Project Bank Account for my job. What does that mean?

New fire doors

14 July 2021

We are replacing all of our internal fire doors as part of a major refurbishment. Are there any specific regulations I need to be aware of when having the new fire doors installed?

Managing chronic fatigue syndrome

7 July 2021

A member of staff has been diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) and has informed us of this. We wish to support this employee so that they can return/remain at work? Could you suggest how we may achieve this?

Deposit Return Scheme

2 July 2021

How will retailers and cafés be impacted by the proposed Deposit Return Scheme? Will they be obliged to purchase reverse vending machines?

Planning to reopen

1 July 2021

What should we think about first when drawing up a plan to return to our business premises when the lockdown lifts?

New recycling labels

21 June 2021

Can you explain the new system of recycling labels for consumer packaging? When do the new labels become compulsory?

Maintenance regime for equipment

17 June 2021

Following the failure of a piece of plant, I have been tasked to review our maintenance regime. What factors do I need to consider?

Fire wardens

11 June 2021

As part of our fire safety arrangements, we appoint fire wardens to assist in fire evacuation procedures. How do I ensure that we have sufficient staff to undertake this role and what should that role entail?

Hard hats for construction

10 June 2021

Do all construction workers have to wear hard hats? Also, I’ve heard that there is now a colour code. Is that correct?

Clean air zones

8 June 2021

What is the difference between the various types of clean air zones? I can’t tell my ULEZ from my CAZ!