The United Kingdom has countersigned Multilateral Special Agreement RID 4/2021, and Multilateral Agreement M338 under section 1.5.1 ADR concerning the carriage of BUTADIENES AND HYDROCARBON MIXTURE, STABILIZED of Class 2.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has received an application for authorisation for 4-(1,1,3,3-tetramethylbutyl)phenol, ethoxylated (OPEO) (CAS: 9036-19-5). Use of 4-tert-OPnEO in the development of gene therapies.
The Border and Protocol Delivery Group (BPDG) was established in 2017 to bring together the work of over 20 government departments and agencies operating at the border to develop a workable operating model for when the UK left the EU.
Faced with calls from business groups across a range of sectors affected by staff shortages due to employees being required to self-isolate, the Government has updated guidance which was first issued in May 2020.
A Parliamentary Select Committee has written to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) to ask about its role enforcing Covid self-isolation rules amid what the MPs describe as a lack of clarity on the guidance issued to businesses.