Focus on construction dust

3 August 2022

We reported recently that the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) would be carrying out a health inspection initiative between 6 June and 1 July focusing on the respiratory risks to construction workers from exposure to dust (see HSE launches respiratory health site inspection initiative).

New CQC inspection process to use quality statements

2 August 2022

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has said it will replace existing Key Lines of Enquiry (KLOEs) during inspections and, instead, describe what good care looks like with a set of “quality statements” that providers must embody in order to pass.

Impact of ULEZ expansion

2 August 2022

A new report from the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, assesses the impact of expanding the capital’s Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) last year.

Families failed by fragmented early years system

2 August 2022

The fragmented early years system in London means many families are at risk from not accessing the right support at the right time, according to a new report commissioned by London Councils.