Covid-19 critical worker status

8 January 2021

The regulator of the UK’s private security industry, the Security Industry Authority (SIA), has consulted the Home Office to obtain guidance for individuals and security businesses/employers in the sector to enable them to consider working requirements during the current lockdown.

Warning about Driver CPC periodic training

8 January 2021

Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (Driver CPC) periodic training is to be monitored by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) to ensure drivers are not unnecessarily repeating training as part of the 35-hour requirement.

Lockdown restrictions in Wales to be extended and strengthened

8 January 2021

The alert level four restrictions introduced in Wales before Christmas are to remain in place and will be strengthened in some key areas to prevent the new, highly-infectious, strain of the virus spreading from person to person in those shops and workplaces which remain open.