Apprentices and close proximity activity

4 August 2020

The Construction Leadership Council (CLC) has made available two flowcharts to help employers assess practical options for enabling apprentice vocational training to continue, while protecting the apprentice and those who work with them, as work resumes after the lockdown.

Hidden dangers of highly flammable skin creams

3 August 2020

London fire chiefs are speaking out on the hidden dangers of highly flammable skin creams in a new campaign, which follows the tragic death of a woman who accidentally set fire to herself while wearing an emollient cream.

Concerns over extremely vulnerable returning to workplace

3 August 2020

The Government’s plans to pause its shielding policy on 1 August have led a leading union to highlight the challenges that will then face thousands of extremely vulnerable people as they begin to return to the workplace.