No chance that the UK can be ready for end of transition

5 October 2020

As the final round of negotiations for a post-Brexit agreement with the EU comes to an end, business groups are becoming ever more concerned at the prospect of the restrictions they seem likely to face once the transition period is completed.

Returning to work after mental illness — how employers can get it right

2 October 2020

A new research study has called on employers to take a more tailored approach to work-related mental health, with greater focus on individual needs as well as good communication and support, in planning the return to work of staff following absence due to poor mental health.

Mayor launches heavy vehicle scrappage scheme

2 October 2020

A new scrappage scheme targeting some of the most polluting vehicles has been launched by the Mayor of London in advance of the tighter Low Emission Zone (LEZ) standards, which will come into force on 1 March 2021.

One year until allergen labelling changes

2 October 2020

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has highlighted the fact that organisations have a year to go until new allergen labelling changes are introduced in the UK in October 2021.

P&O Ferrymasters launches track and trace for containers

1 October 2020

Allowing customers to receive real-time updates on the precise location of their goods as they are transported by rail, road and sea, P&O Ferrymasters has become the first European logistics business to introduce track and trace technology for containers.