Hauliers cutting CO2 emissions

21 January 2020

New data shows that members of the Logistics Emissions Reduction Scheme (LERS) cut their carbon dioxide (CO2) vehicle emissions by 4% in 2018.

Latest workplace exposure limits

21 January 2020

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has just released its latest list of new and revised workplace exposure limits (WELs) in its publication EH40/2005 Workplace Exposure Limit.

Raising pensions tax threshold will not solve problem says BMA

21 January 2020

Following suggestions that the Government is considering changing rules relating to the tax-free allowance for pensions, the British Medical Association (BMA) has warned that this would not stop medical staff from reducing shifts.

Compensation for three teachers attacked by pupils

20 January 2020

Three “violence claims” feature in the list of settlements totalling almost £300,000 secured by EIS, Scotland's largest teachers union, in compensation for its members injured at work over the past year.

Advice on interim arrangements for HSE welding inspections in early 2020

20 January 2020

In the months leading up to March 2020, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is carrying out proactive inspections in businesses where welding takes place to check that risks are being appropriately managed, and has offered some advice on interim arrangements for businesses.