Domestic Abuse and Clare’s Law

15 December 2021

What is Clare’s Law, why is it mentioned in the Domestic Abuse Act 2021 and is it relevant to adult social care workers?

Office lighting requirements

8 December 2021

One of our properties is to be refurbished and used for office accommodation. I have been asked to state the lighting requirements required. What do I need to consider?

Passenger lift maintenance best practice

8 December 2021

We have recently occupied a building that contains two passenger lifts. We intend to use an external contractor to undertake the maintenance and thorough examination of these. What can we do to ensure best practice is followed?

Modular construction

8 December 2021

My client has asked about modular construction? Is there a general explanation?

Missed DUIN deadline

7 December 2021

Our company missed the recent DUIN deadline and we would like to know what our options are now?

Mobility issues

6 December 2021

We have a pupil with significant mobility issues joining our school. Our PE coordinator is concerned about the provision the school can make for the pupil, as we do not have any specialist equipment. What should we do?

Sparkly paper

2 December 2021

As we approach Christmas, the office recycling bin will soon be full of sparkly gift wrap. Is it true that we shouldn’t recycle it?

Noise health surveillance below action levels

1 December 2021

We have employees who have to use various items of powered tools to undertake their work activities. One employee has requested that we undertake health surveillance for them in relation to noise exposure even though our assessment indicates noise levels are below the legal action values. Are we obliged to provide such health surveillance?