Funding needed for improved quality and better access in adult social care

12 October 2021

A report, commissioned by Skills for Care to demonstrate the full economic value of the adult social care sector in England, has revealed figures for the amount of additional funding needed to overhaul a “low cost, low value, low outcome” approach and realise its full potential.

Covid did not harm commitment to competitive staff pensions

12 October 2021

The great majority of firms with defined contribution schemes (92%) did not reduce their pension contributions during the pandemic despite the difficulties of Covid-19, according to the latest CBI/Mercer Pensions Survey.

Residents will watch over the new Building Safety Regulator

11 October 2021

Residents are to be given an ongoing voice to help shape the work of the new Building Safety Regulator (BSR) in England. As part of planned building safety reforms, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) will be the new BSR.