Gatwick could more than double its cargo volumes

5 October 2021

If the airport’s plan to bring its Northern Runway into routine use is realised, the volume of cargo handled by Gatwick could increase to around 350,000 tonnes per year by 2047 — up from 150,000 tonnes in 2019–20.

Call for better use of workforce planning

5 October 2021

A report based on the views of 1000 employers, who were asked about their resourcing and talent planning practices, shows that 43% take an ad hoc approach to recruitment and are failing to plan for future skill and staff requirements.

Construction firms targeted for dust inspections

5 October 2021

This week has seen the start of a month-long initiative by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) to check that their health standards are up to scratch in construction firms across Great Britain.