MPs query lack of clarity on Covid self-isolation rules

23 July 2021

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.

Acas publishes advice on hybrid working

22 July 2021

Acas has published advice to help employers who are considering whether hybrid working could be an option for their workplace and, if so, how to fairly introduce it.

Frontline health and care staff can work rather than self-isolate

20 July 2021

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has announced that from 19 July double vaccinated frontline NHS and social care staff in England who have been told to self-isolate can attend work with testing mitigations in exceptional circumstances.

Testing, vaccine passports and jabs for young people

20 July 2021

As England moved to the fourth step on the Government’s roadmap, with many restrictions lifted or at least made a matter of personal responsibility, more details have been made available about what lies ahead.

IOSH calls for cautious return to workplaces

19 July 2021

Following the Government’s confirmation that England will move to the final stage of relaxing Covid-19 lockdown restrictions from 19 July, the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) has urged caution with regard to people returning to workplaces.

Call to transform wellbeing at work

19 July 2021

Business in the Community (BITC) has collaborated with senior business leaders to produce a report which asks the question “What if your job was good for you?”.