Electrical safety in higher-risk buildings

12 November 2021

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Longer cabotage adds pressure on lorry parking

12 November 2021

While the UK will now allow unlimited cabotage movements of heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) for up to 14 days after arriving here on a laden international journey, reservations have been lodged about the impact on British Hauliers.

Lives at risk due to lack of on site first aiders

12 November 2021

St John Ambulance has warned lives could be lost at work due to a lack of trained first aiders on site as research reveals half of employees continue to enjoy flexible home and office working.

Worker killed during galvanizing process

12 November 2021

Hereford Galvanizers Ltd, a company that undertakes hot dip galvanizing for the corrosion protection of steelwork, has been fined after an employee was fatally injured.

eChemPortal v.3.8 has been released

12 November 2021

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) allowing users to access property and effect values expressed in different units in fewer steps.

Government highlights product safety risks when shopping online

11 November 2021

Ahead of this year’s Black Friday, which is expected to see further growth in online sales, a strong warning has been issued to UK consumers, reminding them of the importance of checking who is selling the products they are buying.

Guidance on nutrition and health claims on foods

11 November 2021

Detailed guidance and a starter guide have been issued by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) in order to comply with Regulation (EC) 1924/2006 on nutrition and health claims made on foods.