Covers for manual call points

29 September 2021

Our fire detection and alarm system service contractor has suggested that all of our manual call points should now be fitted with a cover. Is this the case?

Plastic Packaging Tax

27 September 2021

I’m concerned that my business will be liable for the new plastic tax, as we use a lot of plastic packaging. What can I do to prepare for this and in particular, how can I find out whether the plastic we use contains any recycled material?

Female genital mutilation

23 September 2021

How can doctors and primary care staff help combat the practice of female genital mutilation?

Oral health EYFS requirements

22 September 2021

The safeguarding and welfare requirements in the new EYFS now include oral health. How should we cover this in our nursery?

Preparing for floods

22 September 2021

Our practice is, and some of our patients’ homes are, in or on the edge of flood areas. As we approach winter, what can we do to ensure that everyone is as safe as possible and that our services are not affected if disaster strikes in our area?

Covid-19 contingency framework

22 September 2021

Do we need to write a new Covid-19 outbreak management plan in case protective measures need to be reintroduced in our nursery?