Takeaway food waste

12 October 2020

As our office staff have returned to work and buy more takeaway food, how can we work with local food businesses to reduce food waste?

Littering

7 October 2020

Do you have any recommendations for simple and effective ways to keep outdoor paved areas free of disposable face masks, cigarette and chewing gum litter? The existing bins are being ignored by too many of our staff.

Plastic legislation

25 September 2020

We know that single-use plastics are a big problem for the environment, but is there any actual legislation about plastics that we need to list in our Register of Regulations?

Employee working too hard

11 September 2020

One of my team is obviously working far longer hours since our office closed during the pandemic and we started working from home. I have tried to discourage this but it seems to be her way of coping with anxiety. I’m worried she’s heading for burnout. What can I do?

Specification for face coverings

13 August 2020

We have decided to provide our employees with face coverings if they wish to wear them, eg when travelling on public transport or for shops or cafes at lunch. Are there any specific standards for face coverings and what, as an employer, is our duty in relation to advising employees on the use of face coverings?

E-bikes and E-scooters: a green solution to transport issues?

4 August 2020

Now that most of our staff are back at work after lockdown, and using public transport and cars, there is a fear of an incline in congestion and pollution. Could e-bikes or e-scooters be the green solution to our transport problem?