Get ready to report gender pay gap data

17 January 2022

The Government Equalities Office (GEO) has reminded employers of the next deadlines for reporting their gender pay gap data if their organisation has 250 or more employees.

Fire safety in purpose-built blocks of flats

17 January 2022

With the Government showing renewed interest in fire safety in high-rise buildings (see Government tells developers to fix cladding crisis), it is interesting to note that The Status of PAS 79-2 & LGA Fire Safety in Purpose-built Blocks of Flats has just been published by the Fire Industry Association (FIA).

Covid-19 cases in early years settings soar

14 January 2022

The number of Covid-19 cases reported by early years providers reached record levels in the week before Christmas, according to the latest data from Ofsted.