Contingency plans confirmed for 2022 exams

15 November 2021

The Department for Education (DfE) and Ofqual have confirmed contingency plans to support students in the unlikely event that exams in England cannot go ahead next year due to the pandemic.

Trade Secretary announces Clean Growth programme

15 November 2021

More British businesses will be able to seize the opportunities offered by the rapidly growing international green sector, International Trade Secretary, Anne-Marie Trevelyan, said as she launched a new programme.

Impact of Black Lives Matter movement on employers and brands

15 November 2021

Data and market research company, Savanta, has produced a report, Black Lives Matter: Everywhere, which examines what consumers and employees from ethnic minorities expect from the brands they support and the institutions that they work for.

Lives at risk due to lack of on site first aiders

12 November 2021

St John Ambulance has warned lives could be lost at work due to a lack of trained first aiders on site as research reveals half of employees continue to enjoy flexible home and office working.

Worker killed during galvanizing process

12 November 2021

Hereford Galvanizers Ltd, a company that undertakes hot dip galvanizing for the corrosion protection of steelwork, has been fined after an employee was fatally injured.

eChemPortal v.3.8 has been released

12 November 2021

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) allowing users to access property and effect values expressed in different units in fewer steps.