Unfair trade body to reconsider its first proposal

8 September 2021

We reported in August 2021 that the UK’s new Trade Remedies Authority (TRA) had issued its first recommendation to counter unfair import practices (see Government backs new trade body’s anti-dumping measures).

Concerning fall in apprenticeship starts

8 September 2021

According to the latest official figures on apprenticeships, there were 253,100 starts between August 2020 and April 2021, down by 6.9% from the third quarter (Q3) of 2019/20.

Call for evidence on substance endpoints

7 September 2021

The Health and Safety Executive has issued calls for test data on endpoints related to three substances to avoid unnecessary testing on animals under UK REACH.