HSE consultation on COMAH regs

26 August 2021

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has opened a consultation on administrative changes to the Control of Major Accident Hazards Regulations 2015 (COMAH).

Publication of the draft 18th ATP to the CLP Regulation

26 August 2021

The European Commission has published the draft 18th adaptation to technical progress (ATP) to Regulation (EC) 1272/2008 on the classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures (the CLP Regulation).

Trade Secretary confident of deal with New Zealand

25 August 2021

An agreement which could see both countries ditch tariffs as high as 10% on a range of high-quality products is expected in the near future, International Trade Secretary Liz Truss said after the latest round of talks with New Zealand.

Demand for workers will remain high into the autumn

25 August 2021

In the three months to July, employers’ confidence in their ability to hire new staff and make investment decisions remained high at +29, just below the previous rolling quarter’s record high, according to data from the Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC).

Transport group sets out vision for coach sector prosperity

25 August 2021

Developed with its members in the coach sector, the Road Haulage Association (RHA) has published a policy that will focus on driving coach sector change in six key areas. These are: Covid recovery; the environment; accessibility; recruitment; the image of the industry; and road infrastructure.

Small businesses urged to cut carbon emissions

25 August 2021

UK Net Zero Business Champion, Andrew Griffith MP, has sent a letter to industry sectors encouraging smaller businesses to cut emissions in half by 2030 and commit to net zero by 2050.

UK hydrogen transport trial competition winners

24 August 2021

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has unveiled the winners of a £2.5 million research and development (R&D) competition which will accelerate the use of hydrogen transport in the Tees Valley area.