Electrical safety in higher-risk buildings

12 November 2021

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Longer cabotage adds pressure on lorry parking

12 November 2021

While the UK will now allow unlimited cabotage movements of heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) for up to 14 days after arriving here on a laden international journey, reservations have been lodged about the impact on British Hauliers.

Major review of Driver CPC training announced

11 November 2021

Aiming to improve compulsory ongoing training for the drivers of heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) and buses, the Government has promised a “sweeping review” of the system.

Think tank pours cold water on UK trade deals

11 November 2021

The UK Trade Policy Observatory (UKTPO), a partnership between Chatham House and the University of Sussex, works to support the development of new trade policies in the post-Brexit era.

Government highlights product safety risks when shopping online

11 November 2021

Ahead of this year’s Black Friday, which is expected to see further growth in online sales, a strong warning has been issued to UK consumers, reminding them of the importance of checking who is selling the products they are buying.

Guidance on nutrition and health claims on foods

11 November 2021

Detailed guidance and a starter guide have been issued by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) in order to comply with Regulation (EC) 1924/2006 on nutrition and health claims made on foods.