Free rapid Covid-19 tests available from pharmacies

22 April 2021

Nine in 10 pharmacies across England are now distributing free, rapid, lateral flow device (LFD) tests for people to collect and use at home, the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has confirmed.

Policing inspection programme and framework

20 April 2021

With regard to Wales, England and Northern Ireland, HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Services (HMICFRS) has issued a consultation on its proposed policing inspection programme for 2021 to 2022.

A fresh look at stress in the workplace

19 April 2021

Employers are being urged to take a fresh look at the work their employees do and to review the stress-causing factors in their workplaces.

Appeal Court confirms that foster carers can unionise

19 April 2021

While at least two established trade unions, the GMB and the Independent Workers Union of Great Britain (IWGB), have foster carers as members, there is no trade union exclusively for such carers.