India now most popular source of skilled workers

30 December 2021

The supply of EU workers has slowed dramatically since the introduction of migration restrictions, according to the latest official migration statistics, with employers now looking elsewhere in the world for employees using the Skilled Worker route (formerly Tier 2).

Reminder: Diisocyanates restriction under REACH

30 November 2021

On 3 August 2020, COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) 2020/1149 amending Annex XVII to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) as regards diisocyanates was published.

SCIP database updated to version 2

30 November 2021

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) have updated their Substances of Concern in Products, SCIP database to version 2.

Find your nearest Driver CPC test provider

30 November 2021

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has launched a new “find my nearest” service where operators and drivers can find their nearest approved Driver CPC part 3a test provider for the off-road exercise part of the vocational driving test.

Pregnant women urged to get Covid-19 vaccine

30 November 2021

Data published by the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) on 25 November have provided further evidence that the Covid-19 vaccines are safe for pregnant women.